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Asia / Historic map, Library of Congress

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Relief shown in hachures.
From: An atlas to accompany Productive geography.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LC copy stamped on: 626888.

Tartary, a vast country in the northern parts of Asia, bounded by Siberia on the north and west: this is called Great Tartary. The Tartars who lie south of Muscovy and Siberia, are those of Astracan, Circassia, and Dagistan, situated north-west of the Caspian-sea; the Calmuc Tartars, who lie between Siberia and the Caspian-sea; the Usbec Tartars and Moguls, who lie north of Persia and India; and lastly, those of Tibet, who lie north-west of China.

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Date

0500 - 1500
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Contributors

Smith, Roswell Chamberlain, 1797-1875.
Hammond, John T., approximately 1820-
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Library of Congress
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