Last Updated: Sep 8, 2015
World map by Ortelius, 1570, incorporating new discoveries by Europeans
- Historical Atlas of the World
Although this online atlas is not up-to-date, with the last edit made 12 years ago, it is a well-organized, user-friendly site for information prior to 2003.
- Atlas of World History
An interactive map allows the user to stop on any date in history, with the ability to click on the map and receive information on the area selected.
- The Historical Atlas of Europe
Click on a date and a map is displayed with the countries and their names at the time; text includes the history of the countries in that year.