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Reassessment of Frankish Settlement Patterns - Maps

posted on 2021-02-02, 13:28 authored by Bogdan C. Smarandache
Map 1. The Distribution of Frankish and Muslim Populations (1099‐1187)
Map 2. Frankish and Muslim Populations in Samaria (1099‐1187)
Map 3. Frankish and Muslim Populations in Galilee and around the Lebanon (1099‐1187)
Map 4. Frankish Rural and Urban Settlements (1099‐1114)
Map 5. Frankish Rural and Urban Settlements (1115‐1167)
Map 6. Frankish Rural and Urban Settlements (1168‐1187)
Map 7. Christian Pilgrimage Sites (pre‐1099)

Only places with populations that can be reliably dated are pinned here. Diacritical marks are omitted from place names. Question marks indicate sites that are plotted according to approximate coordinates.

Credits (for all maps):
All maps generated using Quantum Geographic Information Systems (QGIS) 3.8 Zanzibar (https://www.qgis.org/en/site/).
Physical features layers downloaded from Natural Earth (http://naturalearthdata.com).
Contours rendered using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer Global Digital Elevation Model (ASTER GDEM) (NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Spacesystems, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team, ASTER Global Digital Elevation Model V003. 2019, distributed by NASA EOSDIS Land Processes DAAC, https://doi.org/10.5067/ASTER/ASTGTM.003. Accessed on 1 November 2020 at https://search.earthdata.nasa.gov).
Roman roads layer, produced by McCormick et al. (2013), downloaded from ‘Mapping Past Societies’ (MAPS), Cambridge, MA, 2007 (https://darmc.harvard.edu, accessed in 2016). Approximate routes of Frankish roads reconstructed using Riley-Smith, The Atlas of the Crusades.