Saturday, December 15, 2012

Blast from the Past: The Universal Gazetteer of 1807

From The Universal Gazetteer of 1807 by John Walker. The typhoon of 1782 actually became well-known in Europe and was widely held to have devastated the island, with some sources claiming it had wiped out the population.
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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thif if very interefting.