Afrika


Afrika

Item Information

Title:
Afrika
Description:
Three-dimensional relief maps are visual aids that assist schoolchildren in understanding physical terrain. The first relief maps were created in China, and appeared in Europe in the late 18th century. This German map was created for children, and is part of a larger set of commercially produced maps depicting each continent.
Cartographer:
Ravenstein, August
Name on Item:
herausgegeben von Aug. Ravenstein
Date:
1865
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Children's maps--Germany
Relief models--Specimens
Africa--Maps
Publisher:
Frankfurt am Main : B. Dondorf
Edition:
Fünfte ganz umgearbeitete auflage
Notes:
In a set of 8 raised relief maps for schoolchildren, titled "Plastischer schul-atlas für die erste stufe des unterrichts in der erdkunde".
Extent:
1 raised relief map : color ; 23 x 28 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:42,000,000
Language:
German
Identifier:
06_01_012093
Call #:
G1201.C18 1865 .R38
Barcode:
39999065693622
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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