Atlas of the historical geography of the Holy Land [cartographic material] / designed and edited by George Adam Smith ; and prepared under the direction of J.G. Bartholomew.

By: Smith, George Adam, Sir, 1856-1942 | Smith, George Adam
Contributor(s): Bartholomew, J. G. (John George), 1860-1920
Publisher: London : Hodder and Stoughton, 1915.Description: 1 atlas : 57 col. maps on 60 leaves ; 39 cm.Subject(s): Bible -- Geography | Atlases | Palestine -- Historical geography
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...Atlas contains 60 plates divided into four parts: "Biblical Lands", "General Maps of Palestine", "Palestine at Particular Periods in History of Israel", and "The Christian Era". 500/2, Topics are wide ranging within the fields of physical, political,economic and historical geography.

The atlas was compiled and published in response to the request of Dr. Edward Robinson, accompany the authoritative writings being published on the subject.

The foundations of all the geography are the Maps and Memoirs of the Palestine Exploration Fund.

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