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Number: 3109
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Somalia, Zanzibar
Year of Origin: 1728
Title: A Chart of the Coast of Africa from Mozambique to the Straits of Babelmandel and the adjoining Ocean
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Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 48.0
Width: 59.0
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale:
Color Type: No Color
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Engraver:
Publisher: John Senex
John and Paul Knapton
Other Contributors: Nathaniel Cutler
Daniel Defoe
Steven Parker
Edmund Halley
Northernmost Latitude: 14.2
Southernmost Latitude: -14.2
Westernmost Longitude: 36.0
Easternmost Longitude: 72.0
Measurement Notes: on map
Notes: [source Ruderman] from a collaborative atlas "Atlas maritimus et commercialis, or A general view of the world, so far as relates to trade and navigation; describing all the coasts, ports, harbours, and noted rivers..; to which is added sailing directions for all the known coasts and islands on the globe, with a set of sea charts, some laid down after Mercator, but the greater part according to a new globular projection adapted for measuring distances...by scale and compass...the use of the projection justified by Dr. Halley. To which are subjoin'd two large hemispheres on the plane of the equinoctial containing all the stars in the Britannic "
Last updated: Jan 31, 2017