Format Maps
Contributors Münster, Sebastian
Dates 1588
Location Palestine
Language German
Subjects Bible
Old Testament
To 70 A.D.
Das heilig Lande mit Ausztheilung der zwoelff Geschlechter.
Other Title
Palaestina, des heiligen Landes Beschreibung mit sampt den anstossenden Laendern und Voelctern alss die Ammoniter, Jdumeer [sic], Araber, u.
palaestina, des heiligen landes beschreibung mit sampt den anstossenden laendern und voelctern alss die ammoniter, jdumeer [sic], araber, u.
Contributor Names
Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552.
Created / Published
[Basel? : Sebastian Petri, 1588?]
Subject Headings
-  Bible.--Old Testament--Geography--Maps
-  Palestine--History--To 70 A.D.--Maps
-  Palestine
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Title and text in German. Place names in Latin.
-  Appears in Sebastian Munster's Cosmographey. Basel : Sebastian Petri, 1588.
-  Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005.
-  Includes notes.
-  LC copy imperfect: Central fold line with 2 stains at center, mended tear in central right margin.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 map : hand col. ; 29 x 35 cm.
Call Number
G7481.2 1588 .M8
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g74812 ct001378
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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