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Asia And Adjacent Areas Map 1951
$29.95
SKU: 900XSH
Asia And Adjacent Areas Map 1951

Asia And Adjacent Areas Map 1951

$29.95
SKU: 900XSH
This detailed map of Asia and adjacent areas accompanied two articles in National Geographic Magazine in March of 1951: "Yankee Roams the Orient" and "The Caves of the Thousand Buddhas.

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This detailed map of Asia and adjacent areas accompanied two articles in National Geographic Magazine in March of 1951: "Yankee Roams the Orient" and "The Caves of the Thousand Buddhas." Published during the Cold War between the US and the USSR, and shortly after China had annexed Tibet, this map offers a peek into Asias past.

The 1951 Asia and Adjacent Areas map features:
• Insets of the Northern Hemisphere and Geographical Equivalents
• Thousands of place names including cities and towns
• Mountains, rivers, and lakes
• The Great Wall of China and ruins
• Railroads, railways under construction, roads, canals, passes, and principal airports
• Colorful and distinct country borders
• Oil fields and oil pipelines

Coverage Area: Asia, Europe, Somalia, Ethiopia, Egypt

Geography Asia
Geotype Continent
Map Type Historical Maps
Publisher NG Classic
Usage Type Classroom Maps