Poland Siberia
First posted on February 8th 2004, last revised on October 19th 2008






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THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE IN THE 16TH CENTURY (-1613)

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 15th Century : Rise of Muscovy .. Decline of Novgorod
Textfiles : Russian Empire, 16th Century : Russia .. Eastward Expansion
Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1598-1613 : Time of Troubles

External Online Maps : Europe in 1500, 1600, from euratlas
External Online Maps : Europe in 1560, posted by mafiamaps
External Online Maps : Muscovy and surrounding territories in 1533, posted by F. Smitha
External Online Map : Formation of the Tsarate of Muscovy, from Hist. 209 at UAlberta
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) IN THE 17TH CENTURY (1613-1689)

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1613-1689 : Early Romanovs .. Orthodoxy Abroad

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
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) 1689-1762

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1689-1725 : Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1725-1762 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Foreign Policy

External Online Map : Europe in 1700, from euratlas
External Online Map : Russia expands towards the Black Sea, 1725-1795, posted by F. Smitha
RUSSIA ADMINISTRATIVE 1720

THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) 1762-1796

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1762-1796 : Domestic Policy .. Society .. Economy .. Intellectual Life .. Foreign Policy

External Online Maps : Central Europe 1789, from Gardiner's Atlas of English History, 1892
External Online Map : Russia expands towards the Black Sea, 1725-1795, posted by F. Smitha
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) 1796-1815

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1796-1815 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Intellectual Life .. Foreign Policy

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 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 : Europe in 1810, from A Web of English History
External Online Map : Russo-Swedish War 1808-1809, posted by Göran Frilund
External Online Map : Moscow in 1813, from History of Moscow, scroll down

THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) AFTER THE VIENNA CONGRESS, 1815-1855

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1815-1855 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Intellectual Life .. Foreign Policy

External Online Maps : Europe in 1820; from IEG Maps, Univ. Mainz
External Online Map : Europe 1815-1905 (faulty), from C. Colbeck, Public School's Historical Atlas, 1905, posted by PCL, UTexas
External Online Map : Europe in 1848, by F.E. Smitha
External Online Map : Russian Empire in 1820, posted by PCL, Utexas
External Online Map : Russia in Europe 1840, from David Rumsey Collection
External Online Map : Russia in Europe (Milner 1850), posted by maproom.org
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) IN 1840

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1815-1855 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Intellectual Life .. Foreign Policy

External Online Map : Europe in 1848, by F.E. Smitha
External Online Map : Russia in Europe 1840, from David Rumsey Collection
External Online Map : Russia in Europe (Milner 1850), posted by maproom.org
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) IN THE LATER 19TH CENTURY

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1855-1881 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Intellectual Life .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1881-1894 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Foreign Policy

External Online Map : Europe in 1864, posted by Ancestry - The Polish Connection
External Online Map : St. Petersburg 1893, Moscow 1893, from PCL, UTexas
External Online Map : European Russia, NE Eur. Russia, Russ. Baltic Provinces, Belarus, Central Eur. Russia, Ukraine, S. Russia, Caucasus Region (Stieler 1891) posted by maproom.org
RUSSIAN EUROPE IN THE LATER 19TH CENTURY, ADMINISTRATIVE

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1855-1881 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Intellectual Life .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1881-1894 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Foreign Policy

THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) PRIOR TO WORLD WAR I

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1894-1905 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1905-1917 : Domestic Policy .. Economy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : World War I, 1914-1917 : The War .. Strategies and Goals ..

External Online Map : Europe
1900, from euratlas
External Online Maps : Europe in 1900, Europe in 1914, from Historical Atlas of the 20th Century, by Matthew White
External Online Map : Europe in 1914, by F.E. Smitha; poor
External Online Map : Europe in 1914, posted by Ancestry - The Polish Connection
External Online Maps : Bosatlas, 13th edition, 1897 : Europe, political, from Strijd on Ruimte in Kaart (Struggle for room on the map), online exhibition of University Library, Amsterdam; scroll down; comment in Dutch
External Online Map : Russian Empire 1914-1917 administrative, from krm, European Russia administrative, 1914-1917 from same source

THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE (IN EUROPE) PRIOR TO WORLD WAR I

Textfiles : Russian Empire, 1905-1914
Textfiles : World War I, 1914-1917 : The War .. Strategies and Goals ..

External Online Maps :
Europe in 1914, from Historical Atlas of the 20th Century, by Matthew White
External Online Map : Europe in 1914, by F.E. Smitha; poor
External Online Map : Europe in 1914, posted by Ancestry - The Polish Connection
External Online Map : Russian Empire 1914-1917 administrative, from krm, European Russia administrative, 1914-1917 from same source

THE RSFSR (IN EUROPE) 1917-1922

Textfiles : Russian Revolution : February Revolution .. October Revolution .. Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, 1918
Textfiles : 1917-1921 : Civil War .. War Communism .. RSFSR and Establishment of USSR
Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1921-1928 : New Economic Policy .. Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy

External Online Map : Europe in 1919-1929, from US Military Academy (sloppy & faulty)
External Online Maps : Bosatlas, 27th edition, 1922 : Europe, political, from Strijd on Ruimte in Kaart (Struggle for room on the map), online exhibition of University Library, Amsterdam; scroll down; comment in Dutch
External Online Map : Russian Civil War 1917-1920, from Georgetown
External Online Maps : Historical and Political Maps of the Soviet Union, by Joaquin de Salas Vara de Rey
External Online Map : Soviet Union 1918-1945, from W.W. Norton
External Online Map : Russia 1917-1922, from La Pagina de la Historia

THE USSR (IN EUROPE) 1924-1939

Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1921-1928 : New Economic Policy .. Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles :Soviet Union, 1929-1939 : Five Year Plans .. Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy

External Online Map : Europe in 1919-1929, from US Military Academy (sloppy & faulty)
External Online Maps : Europe in 1937, from Historical Atlas of the 20th Century, by Matthew White
External Online Map : Religious Map of Europe (1923), posted by Chuck Anesi
External Online Map : Europe and Asia Minor in 1924, from World War II maps by date, posted by Univ. of San Diego
External Online Maps : Historical and Political Maps of the Soviet Union, by Joaquin de Salas Vara de Rey
External Online Map : Soviet Union 1918-1945, from W.W. Norton

THE USSR (IN EUROPE) 1939-1941

Textfiles : World War II, 1939-1945 : War over Mongolia, 1939 .. Hitler-Stalin Pact, 1939 .. Winter War

External Online Maps : Historical and Political Maps of the Soviet Union, by Joaquin de Salas Vara de Rey
External Online Map : Soviet Union 1918-1945, from W.W. Norton
External Online Maps : Maps of WW II, European Theatre, posted by US Military Academy (83), mostly detail maps
External Online Map : Europe, N. Africa and Middle East, 1939-1942, by F.E. Smitha
External Online Map : Finland during Russo-Finnish War, posted by Wilfried

THE USSR (IN EUROPE) IN WORLD WAR II

Textfiles : World War II, 1939-1945 : War over Mongolia, 1939 .. Hitler-Stalin Pact, 1939 .. Winter War .. German Invasion .. Uneasy Alliance .. Russian Victory .. Spoils in Europe .. Spoils in the Far East

External Online Maps : Fascist Europe from Historical and Political Maps of Europe, by Joaquin de Salas Vara del Rey
External Online Map : Europe in 1942, from Historical Atlas of the Twentieth Century, by Matthew White
External Online Map : German-occupied Europe, 1942, from Jewish Virtual Library
External Online Maps : Maps of WW II, European Theatre, posted by US Military Academy (83), mostly detail maps
External Online Maps : Europe : Allied Gains in 1944, (Central Europe, sloppy), Europe, Allied Gains Dec. 1944-May 1945 (larger Germany), Europe in 1945, occupation zones, posted by US Military Academy
External Online Maps : World War II Maps by Date, posted by Univ. of San Diego; over 100 detail maps, many non-European
External Online Map : Europe, N. Africa and Middle East, 1939-1942, by F.E. Smitha
External Online Map : Europe in 1942, posted by Ancestry - The Polish Connection

THE USSR (IN EUROPE) IN THE COLD WAR

Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1945-1949 : Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1949-1956 : Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1956-1964 : Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1964-1985 : Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy
Textfiles : Soviet Union, 1985-1991 : Domestic Policy .. Foreign Policy

External Online Maps : Bosatlas, 38th edition, 1951 : Europe, political, from Strijd on Ruimte in Kaart (Struggle for room on the map), online exhibition of University Library, Amsterdam; scroll down; comment in Dutch
External Online Map : Europe in 1970, from Historical Atlas of the 20th Century, by M. White
MODERN EUROPE

External Online Map : Collapse of the Soviet Union (Europe), from Historical Atlas of the 20th Century by Matthew White
MODERN RUSSIA ADMINISTRATIVE

External Online Map : Russia (administrative, modern), from RIN; from World Gazetteer



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
Karten von Europa, 1799-1838 (Maps of Europe, 1799-1838), posted by Univ. Potsdam, Institut fuer Slavistik
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.
Europe Maps from Atlas Historique, comment in French
FEEFHS Map Index, scroll down for Russian Empire
Historical Maps of Russia and the former Soviet Republic, posted by PCL, UTexas
Historical Maps of Eastern Europe, from Alabama Maps
Antique Maps of Russia and Ukraine, from Philographicon, many pre-1800 map scans online; commercial site
Early Maps of Russia, from James Ford Bell Library; maps from 1452 to 1794
City Maps of St. Petersburg, Russia
Map links, from Krim GR Website
Russia and the former Soviet Republics, from PCL, UTexas
Maps of the Soviet Union, from Encyclopedia of Marxism
Library of Congress, Map Collection , scroll down for Soviet Union
Russia Index, from Atlas of the Baltic Sea Region
History of Imperial Russia - Maps, links posted by R. Kreuzer
Collection of Russian Cadastral Maps and Papers, posted by KRM
The Growth of Russia in Europe 1300-1796, from W. Shepherd's Historical Atlas, 1926 ed.
Languages of Russia (Europe), from Ethnologue
Maps of Russia, from Embassy World
Maps of the Russian Federation, from Relief Web
International Boundary Studies, posted at Florida State Univ.; scroll down to No.24 (Norway-USSR), study, 2 maps; scroll down to No.29 (Turkey-USSR), study, 1 map; scroll down to No.43 (Romania-USSR), study, 1 map; scroll down to No.74 (Finland-USSR), study, 1 map; scroll down to No.76 (Hungary-USSR), study, no map; scroll down to No.77 (Czechoslovakia-USSR), study, no map
REFERENCE F.W. Putzger, Historischer Atlas zur Welt- und Schweizer Geschichte (Historical Atlas on World and Swiss History), 9th ed. Aarau : Sauerländer 1975 [G]
Westermann, Grosser Atlas zur Weltgeschichte (Grand Atlas on World History), Braunschweig : Westermann (1956) 1982 [G]
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 [G]
Red Army Publishing Bureau, Atlas Oficera, Moscow 1984; voluminous, has historical map section at end, mostly showing military campaigns [G]
B.A. Vermaseren, Atlas Algemene en Vaderlandse Geschiedenis (Atlas on General and National History), Groningen : Noordhoff, 17th ed. 1963 (National History = Dutch History) [G]
Hermann Kinder & Werner Hilgemann, The Penguin Atlas of World History, 2 vols., translated from the German original (1964), 2 vols., Harmondsworth : Penguin 1978 [G]
List, Geschichte unserer Welt in Karten und Dokumenten (History of our world in maps and documents), München : List 1974 [G]
John Channon, The Penguin Historical Atlas of Russia, London : Penguin 1995, KMLA Lib.Sign. R 947 C458p
Wladyslaw Czaplinski and Tadeusz Ladogorski, Historical Atlas of Poland, Wroclaw (1967) 1986 [G]
Martin Gilbert, Atlas of Russian History, Dorset Press 1972 [G]







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