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Map Maps of the Balkan Peninsula.

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Title

  • Maps of the Balkan Peninsula.

Names

  • Great Britain. Foreign Office. Historical Section.
  • Great Britain. War Office. General Staff. Geographical Section.
  • Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
  • Great Britain. Ordnance Survey.

Created / Published

  • [London : H.M.S.O.], 1919.

Contents

  • 1. Jitomir -- 2. Buda Pest -- 3. București -- 4. Sofiya -- 5. Istambul (Constantinople) -- 6. Athenai -- 7. Skeleton map of South East Europe, scale 1:1,500,000 (showing historical boundaries in the Balkan Peninsula).

Headings

  • -  Balkan Peninsula--Maps
  • -  Balkan Peninsula--Boundaries--Maps
  • -  World War, 1914-1918--Territorial questions--Balkan Peninsula--Maps
  • -  World War, 1914-1918--Balkan Peninsula--Treaties--Maps
  • -  Balkan Peninsula

Notes

  • -  Relief shown by spot heights; relief also shown by contours and gradient tints on some sheets. Depths shown by gradient tints and soundings on some sheets.
  • -  Portfolio title.
  • -  Common title in upper margin of some 1:1,000,000-scale sheets: Europe, scale 1:1,000,000 -- International map, Europe 1:1,000,000.
  • -  Statement of attribution in lower margin of some sheets, e.g.: War Office, Jan'y 1912 -- War Office, December 1918 -- Compiled at the Royal Geographical Society under the direction of the Geographical Section, General Staff.
  • -  Ed. statements in margins of some sheets, e.g.: Drawn and printed by the Ordnance Survey 1915 -- Corrections and additions Aug. 1917 -- Revised Jan'y 1916. Boundary revised Nov'r 1918 -- Provisional edition.
  • -  Publication date on portfolio: April 1919.
  • -  Sheets variously include notes, adjoining-sheet index diagram, coverage map, pronunciation glossary, list of source-material "Authorities", and hypsometric tint diagram in margins.
  • -  Accompanied by supplementary sheet: Table of treaties affecting Balkan boundaries, to explain historical map. [1] sheet : table ; 32 x 38 cm.
  • -  Table of contents on inside of portfolio.
  • -  Some LC sheets torn at fold lines.
  • -  LC set originally classified in PreMARC database under: D6.G73 no. 15; later classified as G&M atlas under: G1995.G7 1919.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 7 maps : col. ; 60 x 69 cm. or smaller, on sheets 80 x 77 cm. or smaller, folded in portfolio 31 x 14 x 3 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G6800 s1000 .G7

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • map46000385

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Great Britain. Foreign Office. Historical Section, Great Britain. War Office. General Staff. Geographical Section, Royal Geographical Society, and Great Britain. Ordnance Survey. Maps of the Balkan Peninsula. [London: H.M.S.O, 1919] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/map46000385/.

APA citation style:

Great Britain. Foreign Office. Historical Section, Great Britain. War Office. General Staff. Geographical Section, Royal Geographical Society & Great Britain. Ordnance Survey. (1919) Maps of the Balkan Peninsula. [London: H.M.S.O] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/map46000385/.

MLA citation style:

Great Britain. Foreign Office. Historical Section, et al. Maps of the Balkan Peninsula. [London: H.M.S.O, 1919] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/map46000385/>.