This virtual exposition with CONFLICT MAPS shows war maps from 1735 to 2022 including :
1777 – Jean-Baptiste Jacques de Beaurain’s map of the United States during the American Revolutionary War, was issued in anticipation of French entry into the war on the side of the revolutionaries.
The map includes a bold illustration of the goddess Ossa (fame) unrolling an expansive map of the Theater of War in the Hudson corridor, proclaiming the newly formed United States.
Mars, the god of War, looks on, shield and torch in hand, his arsenal ready – much like France itself.
1914 – Johnson / Riddle WWI Comic Map of Europe: Hark! Hark! The Dogs do Bark!
2022 – The most recent map covering the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
The expo is on show at the 21st Paris Map Fair at the hotel Ambassador in Paris on November 5th. 2022. More info at www.map-fair.com