Source Data Reference for:

City = Bordeaux
Time = 1500

City Year Size Size Comment Year Comment Author Title Location
Bordeaux1483 18,500"btw 15,000 and 22,000"Colin McEvedyThe New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History ISBN 0-14-051249-7
Bordeaux1500 50,000Paul BairochLa population des villes europeennes de 800 a 1850
Bordeaux1500 20,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp19
Bordeaux1500 20,000Jan De VriesEuropean urbanization 1500-1800p274