california wildfire, cartography, Historic maps

Take a Look at 3 Interesting Map Varieties of California

Though people are typically exposed to only a few types of maps — like a political, physical, topographical, or road map — there are many more interesting varieties. With regard to California, these three maps are worth having a look at. Island map When Europeans were exploring the wonders of the just-discovered American continent, they found ...

Raven Montmorency

The Story of China’s Famous Kangxi Emperor

China’s famous Kangxi emperor was the second emperor during the Qing Dynasty, and his 61-year reign represents one of China’s most glorious eras. He began his reign at just 7 years old, on February 7, 1661. History books still praise his accomplishments to this day. Kangxi called three different ethnic heritages his own His father ...

Nspirement Staff

A portrait of the Kangxi Emperor.