“Georg Wilhelm Schimper in Abyssinia”

Dorothea McEwan has published a blogpost on Georg Wilhelm Schimper (1804-1878), his travels to Ethiopia and the relevant resources available online:

http://blogs.bl.uk/magnificentmaps/2018/03/georg-wilhelm-schimper-in-abyssinia-a-new-online-resource.html

(One of the links did not work when I tried it – but try https://www.ghil.ac.uk/schimper instead).

Image: London BL Add. MS 28506, fol. 17.

 


Christof Rolker

Christof Rolker is a historian interested in the Middle Ages, esp. canon law, kinship, family, sex and gender, and the use of symbolic goods (names, coats of arms etc).

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