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Number: 1878
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Algeria
Year of Origin: 1860 (estimated)
Title: ALGERIE d'apres les Cartes De L'Etat-Major Et Les Documents Du Ministere De La Guerre
Sub-Title: [right lower inset map] Carte D'Ensemble des rapports entre Le France L'Algerie la Senegambie et le Nord
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 60.6
Width: 87.6
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Large
Scale: 1 : 1,100,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Andriveau-Goujon
Engraver: Monrocq
Publisher: Ministere De La Guerre
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 37.5
Southernmost Latitude: 31.5
Westernmost Longitude: -2.2
Easternmost Longitude: 8.9
Measurement Notes: Paris prime converted to modern Greenwich longitude
Notes: from book # 1333 "Campagnes de L'Armee D'Afrique 1835 - 1839" published in 1870 by Robert le Duc D'Orleans; This map, without an engraved date, was bound in the book dated 1870; but is nearly the same as map # 1732 dated 1860 with same title but published and engraved by others and lacking the shipping channels on the north Mediterranean.
Last updated: Feb 28, 2010