Digitized Travel Accounts of Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Description: 

Digitized Travel Accounts of Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe "aims to advance research on late medieval and early modern European travel accounts. This project provides digitized editions and research literature on approx. 375 different travels and pilgrimages through Europe in historical times". The majority of the information presented on this database was collected from "'analytical bibliographies' of medieval travel accounts". This database allows users to explore traveller records based on native country.

Director(s): 
Dr. Joerg Wettlaufer
Contact: 
jwettla@gwdg.de
period: 
1300-1500s
geographical region: 
Germany, Belgium/Netherlands, France, Italy, England and Russia
Affiliation(s): 
Akademie der Wissenschaften zzu Göttingen (Göttingen Academy of Sciences)
Location: 
Germany
API: 
Content Area: 
Databases
Catalogues
Geographical/Maps