Friday, February 10, 2006

Early modern historical Placenames in Burma-Yunnan

Started placing historical place names on Google earth after I finished my work today. Got digital longitude and latitudes that I converted to DMS (degrees, minutes, and seconds) using an online conversion utility. Then I manually found the places. It would be better to just load a Google Earth KML file. I took a photo:

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Next step, paths between placenames to show military expeditions from my recently published paper.