ORBIS, the Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World, is pretty damn amazing: For the first time, ORBIS allows us to express Roman communication costs in terms of both time and expense. By simulating movement along the principal routes of the Roman road network, the main navigable rivers, and hundreds of sea routes in […]
By Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1867. Which happened shortly after this.
By Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1866.