Archaeology Magazine on Ancient Maps

The May/June 2019 issue of Archaeology magazine looks at some truly ancient maps, many of which—tablets, papyruses, stick charts—challenge our ideas of what maps ought to look like.

Author: Jonathan Crowe

Jonathan Crowe blogs about maps at The Map Room. His essays and reviews have been published by AE, Calafia, The New York Review of Science Fiction, the Ottawa Citizen, Strange Horizons and Tor.com. He lives in Shawville, Quebec.