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    Middle East air traffic control scheme. Black and red circles represent control regions, areas, and zones. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Egypt. Maṣlaḥat Al-Misāḥah.
    • Date: 1946
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    Karte des Mittleren Ostens : Lw. Fü.-Stab Ic/V E. Shows various kinds of airports throughout the region. "Geheim." Insets: Nebenkarte Aden -- Mosul, scale 1:1,000,000 -- Zypern, scale 1:1,000,000 -- Bagdad, scale 1:1,000,000 -- Gaza-Haifa, scale 1:1,000,000 -- Damaskus-Aleppo, scale 1:1,000,000. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1943
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    Volker- und Sprachenkarte des Vorderen Orient 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.
    • Contributor: Germany. Auswärtiges Amt. Geographischer Dienst
    • Date: 1941
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    Der Nahe Osten. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. "Nur fur den gebrauch innerhalb der Wehrmacht." Includes population in cities and towns, abbreviations, frequent foreign language place references in Turkish, Russian, Persian and Arabic, in addition to pronunciation key of Turkish letters. Insets: Rhodos und der Dodekanes -- Der Mittelmeerraum -- Der Vordere Orient. "1944 Tornisterschrift heft 97." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Date: 1944
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    Middle East region air navigation meeting : Cairo, Egypt.
    Recommended facilities for search and rescue, Middle East Region, P.I.C.A.O.
    "October, 1946." Reference key shows rescue and aircraft symbols. "8 of E. 1946 (46/363)." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Provisional International Civil Aviation Organization
    • Date: 1946
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    Airlines of the Eastern Mediterranean and adjacent areas : As of October, 1947 Color-coded key shows region's airlines (top) and foreign airlines (bottom). Accompanied by a two-paragraph, Civil Aeronautics Board Economic Bureau letter from Walter D. [Peck?], Acting Chief, Foreign Air Transport Division, stating that that this map is to accompany a study by the same exact title. "U.S. GPO-S." "10895 Map Branch, CIA, 6 - 48." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1948
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    Map of northern Arabia : in illustration of Lady Anne Blunt's journeys 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 ...
    • Contributor: Edward Stanford Ltd
    • Date: 1949
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    Sudost-Europa und Mittlerer Meer. Shows country boundaries for Southeast Europe and Middle East in bold, dark purple. Relief shown by spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Germany. Heer
    • Date: 1940
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    The Near and Middle East : Balkan Peninsula 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.
    • Contributor: United States. War Office
    • Date: 1941