Map A map of the Land of Canaan or Holy Land, as divided among the twelve tribes which God promised to Abraham and his seed

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About this Item

Title
A map of the Land of Canaan or Holy Land, as divided among the twelve tribes which God promised to Abraham and his seed
Contributor Names
Bowles, John, 1701-1779.
Created / Published
London : John Bowles, 1760.
Subject Headings
-  Bible.--Old Testament--Geography--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Twelve tribes of Israel--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Palestine
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Shows territories of the twelve tribes.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Prime meridian appears to be Ferro.
-  Includes inset of: "A map of the fourty years sojourning of the children of Israel through the wilderness to the Land of Canaan" and notes.
-  LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 46 x 57 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G7481.2 1760 .M3
7481.2 1760 .M3 Copy 2. Mounted on cloth and laminated. Separated along fold line.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g74812.ct006796
Library of Congress Control Number
2016586537
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Shows territories of the twelve tribes. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian appears to be Ferro. Includes inset of: "A map of the fourty years sojourning of the children of Israel through the wilderness to the Land of Canaan" and notes. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2016586537
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Chicago citation style:

Bowles, John. A map of the Land of Canaan or Holy Land, as divided among the twelve tribes which God promised to Abraham and his seed. London: John Bowles, 1760. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016586537/.

APA citation style:

Bowles, J. (1760) A map of the Land of Canaan or Holy Land, as divided among the twelve tribes which God promised to Abraham and his seed. London: John Bowles. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016586537/.

MLA citation style:

Bowles, John. A map of the Land of Canaan or Holy Land, as divided among the twelve tribes which God promised to Abraham and his seed. London: John Bowles, 1760. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016586537/>.