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Number: 1896
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Egypt, Sudan, Nile, Ethiopia
Year of Origin: 1813
Title: To The King. This Map, Containing a Chart of the Arabian Gulf With its Egyptian, Ethiopian and Arabian Coasts, from Suez to Bab El Mander, A Journey through Abyssinia to Gondar, its Capital, from thence to the Source of the Nile. The whole of that River from its Source to the Mediterranean. Now first laid down from Astronomical Observatins Of All those points necessary to Ascertain the form of its Course, The Return by Sennaar and the Great Desert of Nubia and Beja, All laid down by Actual Survey with the largest and most perfect Instruments now in use. By His Majesty's most dutiful and faithful Subject & Servant James Bruce
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 61.4
Width: 47.2
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 4,625,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: James Bruce
Engraver: J. Walker
Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme
Archibald Constable
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 32.0
Southernmost Latitude: 6.5
Westernmost Longitude: 26.0
Easternmost Longitude: 46.0
Measurement Notes: on map
Notes: This map is from the 3rd edition of 'Travels to discover The Source of the Nile, i the years 1768,1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, 1773. By James Bruce" [1st edition was publiched in 1790; scale measured on central degree of latitude;
Last updated: Apr 22, 2010