Started placing historical place names on Google earth after I finished my work today. Got digital longitude and latitudes that I converted to DMS (degrees, minutes, and seconds) using an online conversion utility. Then I manually found the places. It would be better to just load a Google Earth KML file. I took a photo:
Next step, paths between placenames to show military expeditions from my recently published paper.
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- February 10, 2006 / 4:35 pm
- Historical Geography