This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Carte de la mer Méditerranée : appuyée sur les observations astronomiques, combinées avec les itinéraires anciens et modernes, par M. Bonne, Mtre. de Mathemat., Membre de la Société litéraire militaire, Ingénieur-Géographe. It was published by Chez Lattré in 1763. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000]. Covers Mediterranean Sea region, part of the Black Sea, and coasts of Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. Map in French.
The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the World Miller Cylindrical projected coordinate system. All map collar and inset information is also available as part of the raster image, including any inset maps, profiles, statistical tables, directories, text, illustrations, index maps, legends, or other information associated with the principal map.
This map shows features such as drainage, cities and other human settlements, shoreline features, and more.
This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps from the Harvard Map Collection. These maps typically portray both natural and manmade features. The selection represents a range of originators, ground condition dates, scales, and map purposes.