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Number: 2008
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Egypt, Nile River
Year of Origin: 1834
Title: Carte De La Basse Et Moyenne EGYPTE Pour servir a la lecture De L'Histoire De L'Expedition Francaise [north-half]
Sub-Title: Carte De La HAUTE EGYPTE pour servie a la lecture De L'Histoire de L'Expedition francaise [south-half]
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 30.0
Width: 19.8
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 1,850,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: A. M. Perrot
Engraver: Pierre Antoine Tardieu
Publisher: Denain ET Delamare
Other Contributors: Napolean Buonaparte
X.B. Saintine
Northernmost Latitude: 32.0
Southernmost Latitude: 22.0
Westernmost Longitude: 29.0
Easternmost Longitude: 33.5
Measurement Notes: Paris prime on map, converted in database to modern Greenwich prime
Notes: These 2 maps when digitally stitched form a single view of the upper and lower Nile River; from the last 2 maps in the plate volume book # 2388 "Histoire Scientifique Et Militaire De L'Expedition Francaise En Egypte. Atlas" 1830-1834 edited by Saintine/Boneface as the definitive description of the French Expedition under Napolean in 1798; [scale measured on central degree of latitude]
Last updated: Oct 21, 2010