A must-have for Bible scholars and a perfect companion to the Bible Lands map of 1938, this informative map holds an abundance of details about the history of: Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Iraq, Transjordan, Palestine, Lebanon, Kuwait, western Iran, and northeastern Egypt. Appearing in National Geographic in December 1946, this work captures both the cradle of western civilization in Biblical times and the Holy Land of the late 1940s. Historical insets show: The traditional route of the Exodus, St. Paul's travels and the Crusades; Capitals, cities, towns, principal archaeological sites, ruins, and battle sites; Roads, principal railways, and canals; Natural features; Oil fields, pipelines, pumping stations, and refineries.
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