Understanding Your Globe. Instructions You can determine an edition date by comparing your globe or map to the listing. Iraq independent from Britian. Grenada independence. Statement from Cram We hope that this listing of major, selected political changes can assist you in estimating the age of a world map or globe. Choosing Your Globe. Papua New Guinea gains independence.
Determining the Age of your Globe
Since this chart is drawn from many sources and is not specific to any particular globe manufacturer, the user should understand that the age determination of your globe will be only an approximation.
About Spherical Concepts. Petersburg was renamed Petrogradthereafter Leningrad, until its original name St. The following dates will help you "date your globe" and determine how old it might be. Quick checks to determine the approximate era of a Globe to follow up with a more detailed search:.