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Seas, Europe, Year 1000

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Description:
This shapefile represents the seas, lakes, and other large bodies of water of Europe for the year 1000. This layer is part of the Euratlas Georeferenced Vector Data collection that is composed of 21 maps, one for each century from year 1 to year 2000. These maps depict the detailed political situation of Europe at the first day of each centennial year C.E. from year 1 to 2000. Each map is composed of two kinds of layers: physical features layers, such as seas and rivers, and political features layers, such as states and cities. Some layers also cover adjacent portions of North Africa and the Middle East.This layer is intended for researchers, students, and policy makers for reference and mapping purposes, and may be used for basic applications such as viewing, querying, and map output production, or to provide a basemap to support graphical overlays and analysis with other spatial data.
Publisher:
Euratlas-Nüssli
Place(s):
North Sea, Black Sea, Europe, Mediterranean Sea, Baltic Sea
Subject(s):
Seashore, Ocean, Lakes, Coasts, Seas, Bodies of water, Inland Waters, Oceans
Year:
1000
Held by:
Stanford
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