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Number: 3824
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Aden, Yemen
Year of Origin: 1785
Title: Tom II., page 206 La Ville d'Aden. Mombaze. Quiloa. St. George de la Mine.
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Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 18.4
Width: 32.4
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
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Color Type: No Color
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Publisher: Joseph Francois Lafitau
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Northernmost Latitude: 12.8
Southernmost Latitude: 12.75
Westernmost Longitude: 44.95
Easternmost Longitude: 45.05
Measurement Notes: modern estimates
Notes: [Joppen source] Aden birdseye-landscape view on top image, and 3 lower insets; oseph-Fran?is Lafitau, born and died in Bordeaux, France, is a Jesuit missionary in New France. He is best known for an ethnographic work that has earned him the recognition as a pioneer in this discipline.
Last updated: Nov 20, 2020