Trade and Industry in the 1st Millennium BC


Trade and Industry in the 1st Millennium BC


This map indicates sites of colonies and Trans-Saharan trade routes, with markers to sites of copper and iron industry, in the 6th century BCE to 500 CE in North Africa.
There are also symbols to indicate findings of art depicting chariots.


Oxford Atlas of World History, Oxford University Press, 1999. General Editor Patrick K. O’Brien. (p. 23)


Map copyright © Philip’s, a division of Octopus Publishing Group Ltd.
Source: Philip’s Atlas of World History

Used under license from Octopus Publishing Group.


This map is one in a series of maps selected from the Oxford Atlas of World History.

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