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'Map 2. Mesopotamia. Racial Divisions' [‎363] (1/1)

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1916. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Ordnance Survey, 1916.

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General map of Mesopotamia [Iraq] showing ethnic division with the approximate location of the various ethnic groups (Arabs, Kurds and mixed races) across the region marked in colour and explained in a table of reference at the lower left of the sheet. Shows rivers, railway lines with Turco-Persian boundary indicated by dash-dot line.

Same base map as IOR/L/MIL/17/15/41/1, p 360A.

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1 map
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Scale approximately 1:7,000,000
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Top-left: 39° 14' 24" N, 36° 9' 36" E
Top-right: 39° 14' 24" N, 50° 11' 24" E
Bottom-left: 29° 14' 24" N, 36° 9' 36" E
Bottom-right: 29° 14' 24" N, 50° 11' 24" E
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Dimensions: 159 x 172 mm

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'Map 2. Mesopotamia. Racial Divisions' [‎363] (1/1), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/MIL/17/15/41/1, p 363, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 24 May 2019]

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