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Number: 3528
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Egypt, Cairo, Sinai, Suez,
Year of Origin: 1916
Title: Cairo
Sub-Title:
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 45.0
Width: 59.6
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 1,000,000
Color Type: Outline Color
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Engraver:
Publisher: Geographical Section, War Office UK
RGS Royal Geographical Society
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Northernmost Latitude: 32.0
Southernmost Latitude: 28.0
Westernmost Longitude: 30.0
Easternmost Longitude: 36.0
Measurement Notes: on map
Notes: Issued by British War Office in World War I, shortly after the raid on the Suez Canal in 1915 after German-led Ottoman Army advanced from Southern Palestine to toward the British protected Suez Canal at the beginning of the Sinai-Palestine Campaign of World War I; Map includes exploration routes of Cailliaud/Letrozec 1819-1820, Holland 1867, Schweinfurth 1876-87, Lyons 1891, 1894, Beadnell 1897, Ball/Vuta 1897, Blancken/Sill 1898, Hume/Green 1909, Shakespear 1914
Last updated: May 24, 2019