Following World War II, Greece endured a bitter civil war that ended a few months before this map was published in December 1949. This map celebrates the magnificent history of the Greek, Roman, and Phoenician civilizations across Italy, Greece, Corsica, Albania, Tunisia, northwestern Turkey, and western Yugoslavia. Features: Map of Phoenician and Greek settlements and the empires of Alexander the Great and Rome at the time of Trajan; Equivalent Greek and Roman gods, goddesses, and legendary figures; Principal railways, roads, canals, airports, ruins, and battle sites. This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
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National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge around the globe. A vast database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. The Society's meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is unparalleled.
This June 1953 map is a unique collectible,
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