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Number: 1625
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Tanzania, Quiloa, Kilwa,
Year of Origin: 1750 (estimated)
Title: Plan De L'Isle Et Ville De Quiloa tire de l'Anglois
Sub-Title: [botton margin] Tom V. No. 9
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 21.7
Width: 14.2
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale:
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Jacques Nicolas Bellin
Engraver:
Publisher: Abbé Antoine François Prevost d'Exiles
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: -8.8
Southernmost Latitude: -9.2
Westernmost Longitude: 39.0
Easternmost Longitude: 40.0
Measurement Notes: modern coordinates
Notes: source "Histoire Generale des Voyages." This is the ancient island town of Quiloa (Kilwa) Kilwa Kisiwani, as opposed to the mainland coastal town Kilwa Masoko across the channel in Tanzania.
Last updated: Dec 4, 2008