First posted on October 26th 2002, last revised October 19th 2008






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"Textfiles" leads to files from WHKMLA
"Topical Maps" lead to further maps posted at WHKMLA
"External Maps" lead to maps posted elsewhere on the web

To view maps of Europe during the period from 500 to 1500, click on the label to the left

EUROPE IN THE 16TH CENTURY (-1618)

External Online Maps : Europe in 1500, 1600, from euratlas
External Online Map : The Religious Situation in Central Eutope, c. 1618, from Historical Atlas by W. Shepherd, 1923; The Religious Situation in Europe, c. 1560, from Historical Atlas by W. Shepherd, 1926, posted by PCL, UTexas
External Online Maps : Europe in 1560, posted by mafiamaps
External Online Maps : Imperial Circles, c. 1512, Central Europe 1547, Europe - Great Schism, 1378-1417, Europe 1560, from William Shepherd's Historical Atlas, 1926, posted by PCL, UTexas
EUROPE IN THE 17TH CENTURY (1618-1699)

External Online Map : Europe in 1648, from Historical Atlas of Europe 1648-2001, by Gerard von Hebel
External Online Map : Europe in 1660, posted by Ancestry - The Polish Connection
External Online Map : Europe in 1648, from Historical Atlas .. by R.H. Labberton, 1884; has only Central Europe; sloppy; posted by PCL, UTexas
EUROPE 1700-1772

External Online Map : Europe in 1700, from euratlas
External Online Map : Europe in 1748, from Historical Atlas of Europe 1648-2001, by Gerard von Hebel
External Online Map : Europe 1740, from Historical Atlas by W. Shepherd, 1926 edition, posted by PCL, UTexas
EUROPE IN THE AGE OF ENLIGHTENED ABSOLUTISM

External Online Map : Europe in 1772/1793/1795, from Historical Atlas of Europe 1648-2001, by Gerard von Hebel
External Online Maps : Central Europe 1789, from Gardiner's Atlas of English History, 1892
External Online Maps : Central Europe 1786, from Historical Atlas by W. Shepherd, 1926 edition, posted by PCL, UTexas
EUROPE IN THE ERA OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON BONAPARTE

External Online Maps : Europe in 1800, from euratlas
External Online Map : Revolutionary Europe 1806-1808, from Historical and Political Maps of the Modern Age, by Joaquin de Salas Vara de Rey
External Online Maps : Europe in 1803, 1805, 1807, 1809, 1811, from Historical Atlas of Europe 1648-2001, by Gerard von Hebel
External Online Map : Europe in 1808, from R. Brookes, General Gazetteer, 1808, posted by PCL, UTexas
External Online Maps : Europe in 1793, zoomable, posted by J. Lynch
External Online Maps : Central Eyrope in 1804, Central Europe in 1810, zoomable, posted by J. Lynch
External Online Maps : Europe in 1810, from A Web of English History
External Online Map : Central Europe in 1812, from William Shepherd's Historical Atlas 1926, posted by PCL, UTexas

To view maps of Europe during the period from 1815 to the present, click on the label to the left




EXTERNAL
SITES
Periodical Historical Atlas of Europe, from euratlas (Christos Nuessli)
Historical and Political Maps of the Modern Age : Europe Site, by Joaquin de Salas Vara de Rey
Maps on the Political Development of Europe, from IEG Maps at Univ. Mainz
Historical Maps of Europe, from PCL, UTexas
Historical Atlas by William Shepherd, 1923/1926, posted by PCL, UTexas
Historical Atlas of Europe 1648-2001, by Gerard von Hebel
Atlas of Europe (Euroatlas), at FU Berlin; not historical.
REFERENCE F.W. Putzger, Historischer Atlas zur Welt- und Schweizer Geschichte (Historical Atlas on World and Swiss History), 9th ed. Aarau : Sauerländer 1975
Westermann, Grosser Atlas zur Weltgeschichte (Grand Atlas on World History), Braunschweig : Westermann (1956) 1982
Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Zentralinstitut für Geschichte (GDR Academy of Sciences, Central Institute for History) : Atlas zur Geschichte (Atlas on History), 2 vol., Gotha : VEB Hermann Haack 1975
Red Army Publishing Bureau, Atlas Oficera, Moscow 1984; voluminous, has historical map section at end, mostly showing military campaigns
B.A. Vermaseren, Atlas Algemene en Vaderlandse Geschiedenis (Atlas on General and National History), Groningen : Noordhoff, 17th ed. 1963 (National History = Dutch History)
Hermann Kinder & Werner Hilgemann, The Penguin Atlas of World History, 2 vols., translated from the German original (1964), 2 vols., Harmondsworth : Penguin 1978
List, Geschichte unserer Welt in Karten und Dokumenten (History of our world in maps and documents), München : List 1974