A map which divides the world into climactic zones (the zones nearest the poles are frozen and uninhabitable). The map illustrated Macrobius’ commentary on Cicero’s ‘Dream of Scipio’.
- Article by:
- Tom Harper
The British Library’s map curator Tom Harper details the evolution of the map of the world in the 20th century, from the Navy League map of 1901 to a digital world view a century later.