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Trigonometrical survey of a part of Mesopotamia, from Sheriat el Beytha (on the Tigris) to Tel Ibrahim to accompany the paper by Lieut. J.B. Bewsher

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Description
Relief shown by hachures. Ancient supposed navigable canals, unused irrigants or branch canals, and canals in actual use are shown. Ruins converted by time into Tels or mounds are located. Soil conditions and agricultural land use shown by shading. Includes ancillary map: Sketch map: showing supposed positions of some places of historical interest, [scale ca. 1:1,229,000]. From: The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. Vol. 37, (1867), p. 160-82; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J687 v.37 1867
Publisher
London : published for the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society by John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1867.
Place(s)
Iraq
Subject(s)
Physical geography—Iraq—Maps, Canals—Iraq—Maps, Canals—History—Maps, Iraq—Description and travel, Mesopotamia—Maps, and Bābil (Iraq : Province)—Maps
Held by
Princeton
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