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Renaissance Exploration Map Collection Maps and Atlases from the Renaissance Period

Thionvil.

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Title:
Thionvil.
Topic:
map, Military maps, and Siège
Language:
French
Physical Description:
1 map : engraving ; 30 x 42 cm
Publication Info:
it and [Venice]
Imprint:
ca. 1558
Genre:
map
Notes:
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Title in banner.
  • Bird's eye view of Thionville.
  • Shows the Siege of Thionville by the army of the Duke of Guise in 1558.
  • Shows cavalry, soldiers, bastions, villages, camps-tents (some in flames), artificial tributaries, surrounding topography.