The Histomap - Four Thousand Years of World History by John B. Sparks and Rand McNally and Co. via hectolima: Here is one you can zoom in on: http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/RUMSEY~8~1~200375~3001080:The-Histomap--Four-Thousand-Years-O?sort=Pub_Date%2CPub_Date%2CPub_List_No%2CSeries_No=q:timeline;sort:Pub_Date%2CPub_Date%2CPub_List_No%2CSeries_No;lc:RUMSEY~8~1=107=111 #Infographics #Timeline #World_History #John_B_Sparks #Rand_McNally #David_Rumsey_Map_Collection #hectolima
All Europeans are related if you go back just 1,000 years, scientists say
Genes Show One Big European Family May 7, 2013 — From Ireland to the Balkans, Europeans are basically one big family, closely related to one another for the past thousand years, according to a new study of the DNA of people from across the continent."What's remarkable about this is how closely everyone is related to each other. On a genealogical level, everyone in Europe traces back to nearly the same set of ancestors only a thousand years ago," Coop said.
They Came in Ships: Chances are excellent that your ancestors came to America from somewhere-England, Spain, Germany, China, Africa. Can you imagine how they felt as they left their homes, what they left behind? Do you want to know? Would you know where to even start looking for the details? You will not only learn what fundamental facts you need to know about your immigrant ancestor before beginning, but suggests where you may find that information as well.