The world map of the Spanish cartographer, conquistador and explorer Juan de la Cosa created in 1500 is the earliest world map showing part of the Americas. Juan de la Cosa sailed the first 3 voyages with Columbus and was the captain of the Santa María.
HMML: Ethiopian Prayer Scrolls (1): Angels and Demons? (or just faces?) Matt's blog captures the the manuscripts from the Ethiopian Manuscript Microfilm Library (EMML) in 1973 to the digitization of Ethiopic manuscripts we do today http://booksfromthehmmlbasement.blogspot.com/2013/11/ethiopian-prayer-scrolls-1-angels-and.html?utm_source=feedburnerutm_medium=emailutm_campaign=Feed%3A+BooksFromTheHmmlBasement+%28Books+from+the+HMML+Basement%29