PTOLEMY’S MAP

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The Greek as­tronomer and ge­og­ra­pher Ptolemy pro­duces a map of the an­cient world that in­cludes the con­ti­nents of Europe, Asia, and Africa as well as the sur­round­ing oceans. This early map is one of the first known to in­clude lines of lat­i­tude and longitude.

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