Earliest geographical globe (21 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Martin Behaim (1436?-1506?) creates the earliest geographical globe, the Nuremburg (Nurnberg) globe, albeit with not the best information for his day.

Citation:
Editors. "Earliest geographical globe". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6070, accessed 06 December 2016.]