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real map to match

Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:07 am

I am somewhat unfamiliar with the geography of central europe and none of the map filters really seem to properly orient me. Can anyone recommend a website or provide a link or something to a map of this area that I can print out to help...preferably a map drawn according to 7 yrs war period geography.

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Thu Mar 11, 2010 9:31 am

You mean geography? I think you dont need 18c map for it but if you are interested in political setup -> 1789 map of HRE - with some minor correction you can find out about 1756 borders in this area


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Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:33 am

There are some maps on the SYW, West Point or USMA Atlas, browse to the botton of the page


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Thu Mar 11, 2010 2:29 pm

Yes, geography. I want to see where the rivers,mountains and towns are located... But mainly, as you corrected me, the political boundaries. I want to see the boundaries of Poland, Hesse,hannover etc. I think these maps will work as I just want to have one next to me while I play for quick reference.

Thanks for the links guys

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Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:37 pm

Wikipedia has a decent political map (large and German!):

Here is a decent physical map that shows mountains and rivers at a quick glance:
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