Shows lakes and other water bodies, international boundaries, cities by population, pipelines and railroads. "Printed by Army Map Service, Corps of Engineers. 6-52, 91666." Includes short glossary of land features given in the region's local languages. Inset: Nile Delta, scale 1:1,250,000. "10654 2-52." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Includes list of geographic terms in eastern languages and notes on administrative divisions. Includes notes on materials the cartographer used to put together the map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on linen.
Covers Turkish Ottoman war theaters, with the Black Sea in the middle, the Mediterranean in the South/Southwest corner and the Caspian Sea on the eastern end of the map. Shows existing and projected railroads. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Includes legend in French with explanations of geographic terms in Turkish, Arabic, Persian and Greco-Slavic. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
Dated from other maps in the same atlas. Inset map: "Supplentum Theatro Historico", showing eastern hemisphere. Shows the eastern Roman Empire in 400 A.D. Shows boundaries, forests, settlements. Relief shown pictorially. London meridian. Covers the Middle East from Libya and Greece to the Indus River. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Shows parts of Egypt and Nubia east of the Nile. Has a note at the bottom saying, "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy has handwritten note in bottom margin: Mitchell's New General Atlas-1869. LC copy has slip attached: Property of ...
Contributor:Mitchell, S. Augustus, (Samuel Augustus) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
Relief shown by gradient tints, contours, and spot heights. Includes index to boundaries and abbreviations. Includes note in a filled-out red stamp: "Inclosure /3 to letter No. 45055 Military Attache. London." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.
Shows ethnicities, languages and beliefs of the peoples of the region. A relatively lengthy explanation in German begins by stating that this map "endeavors to show the coverage area of those oriental peoples, whose areas are part of Europe's interest..." Inset: Bevolkerungsdichte des Vorderen Orient [population density]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
"801719 (R00015) 9-93." Shows the area eastward from Libya to Afghanistan, and southward from Soviet Union to Ethiopia. Also shows major airfields. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes location map with radial distances centered at Jerusalem.
Contributor:United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Shows author's routes in 1878 and 1879. "The figures give the approximate heights above the sea in English feet, measured with an aneroid barometer made and tested by Casella, N. B. These figures may be best relied on as regards central Arabia. The journey between Meshed Ali and Shustur was made during violent changes of weather." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...