A cartographic historian on the fascinating world of ancient maps and sea monsters

Today’s maps found on the interwebs.

They’re fantastical, fierce and sometimes even frightening, and talking about them will capture the attention of just about any crowd. So says Chet Van Duzer of something that used to regularly adorn maps during the Middle Ages and Renaissance: sea monsters.

Found at http://ift.tt/2xRp1aq

Written by Gary

Husband, Father, geotechnologist, map geek, coffee addict, Sci-fi fan, UNIX and Mac user.