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Thursday, December 15th 2011, 6:47pm

1714 / 1737: Harta Moldovei - Dimitrie Cantemir / Descriptio Moldaviae / Moldova / Iasi

Dimitrie Cantemir, 1673-1723

Intrarea lui Cantemir in Iasi, 1710
Sursa: Basarabia in secolul XIX

La cererea Königlich-Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Berlin a scris Cantemir prima descriere geografica / etnografica / economica a Moldovei, 1714: Descriptio Moldaviae.

Cu aceasta ocazie a desenat prima harta a Moldovei, care contine detalii geografice si administrativ-politice ale Moldovei. Harta a circulat intii ca manuscris (la fel ca si Descriptio Moldaviae) - si a fost tiparita in 1737 la Amsterdam.

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