Not to be confused with Palaeography, the study of ancient handwriting.
Paleogeographic reconstruction showing the Appalachian Basin area during the Middle Devonian period.
Palaeogeography (or paleogeography) is the study of historical geography, generally physical landscapes. Palaeogeography can also include the study of human or cultural environments. When the focus is specifically on the study of landforms, the term paleogeomorphology is sometimes used instead.