D’Anville Map

The work of reform was carried further by B. D’Anville (1697-1782). Altogether he published 211 maps, of which 66 are included in his Atlas général (1737-1780); he swept away the fanciful lakes from off the face of Africa, thus forcibly bringing home to us the poverty of our knowledge

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