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Number: 402
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
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Year of Origin: 1820
Title: Geo..and Histor..Map of Africa
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Publish Origin: Philadelphia
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Cartographer: Jehoshaphat Aspin
Matthew Carey
M. C. V. Lavoisne
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Notes: Griggs...revised ed cf1817;Origin "Lavoisne's Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas." There was another edition published by John Satchell in 1829; Special to these maps is the fascinating description surrounding the map. This text discusses many of the following topics: boundaries, principal towns and populations,character, language, religion, arts, manufacturing, science, commerce, climate, soil, produce, natural history, seas, lakes, rivers, canals, mountains, government, animal populations, religion, islands, battles, colonies, sea ports, and more.
Last updated: Nov 2, 2016