In 1912, over 2,000 years of imperial rule ended as the last emperor of the Qing dynasty abdicated and the Republic of China was born. This beautiful map, which appeared in National Geographic Magazine in October of 1912, is a perfect companion for the maps of China published in 1945, 1964, and 1991. It covers China, Chosen, and Taiwan (Formosa). This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
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23" x 17"
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