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Jaŭhien Aniščanka. The Minsk Province’s atlas of 1800: its preparation and authors

The article deals with the process of mapping by the Russian land surveyors of the central regions of Belarus after their inclusion into the Russian Empire. The author claims that in the end of 18th century six atlases of the Minsk province were created. However, they all contain many inaccuracies and lots of wrong information what should be taken into consideration by using this atlas.