Maps

I’ve always been fascinated by maps and i’m convinced they can be very educational and useful for anyone wanting to learn more about their African roots. So I will be adding to this collection of maps regularly. For now you can check the current maps via the drop-down menu or these direct links:

On this page i will just post this great alternate history map of precolonial Africa (click on it to enlarge). It was made by a Swede who wanted to make a map

“of what Africa could have looked like in the mid 19th century if Europe had never  become a colonizing world power. In order to do this I have tried to construct an alternative historical time-line in which Europe was much harder struck by the plague in the 1350’s and never recovered. Therefore  African nations would have gotten the opportunity to flourish unhindered” source: http://www.cyon.se/#!alkebu-lan/ck0q

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