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Possible Settlement of Arab Countries [‎104r] (1/2)

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in c 1918. 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 Documents collected in a private capacity. .

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A map showing Asia Minor and the proposed settlement of the Arab countries into distinct territories. The map shows details of topography, major settlements, and political boundaries. Over this are drawn thick black lines that delineate the different territories in question, such as Syria, Irak [Iraq], Kurdistan, and Jezirah. Blocks of colour shading indicate which member of the Hashemite family (Husein, Abdullah, or Feisal) was to be installed as ruler of which territories, in accordance with British and French designs. These colours relate to a key in the bottom left corner of the sheet. The map also show debatable territories and tribal zones, with the name of the tribe written in red.

The map has the printing statement 'London: Edward Stanford, 12, 13, & 14 Long Acre, W. C.'

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1 map
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Scale
1:6969600
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 43° 34' 30.36" N, 22° 45' 32.4" E
Top-right: 43° 34' 30.36" N, 53° 44' 4.56" E
Bottom-left: 28° 36' 46.08" N, 22° 45' 32.4" E
Bottom-right: 28° 36' 46.08" N, 53° 44' 4.56" E
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Materials: Printed in colour on paper

Dimensions: 248 x 390mm, on sheet 288 x 450mm

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English in Latin script
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Possible Settlement of Arab Countries [‎104r] (1/2), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F112/276, f 104, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/get-highlighted-words/81055/vdc_100084619408.0x000008> [accessed 13 July 2024]

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