Europe’s changing borders

Satirical_map_of_Europe,_1877If you click on the excellent satrical map of Europe on the left, then you will be familiar with most of the countries that are represented. However, if you click here you can see the extent that Europe’s borders have hugely altered over the last 1000 years. Countries and empirese have risen and fallen under the tide of forces such as industrialisation, nationalism and liberalism. You might also like to look here to see a similar webpage from the BBC.

Mr Kydd.

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