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Caspian Region--promise and peril

National Geographic Maps (Firm)

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  • Creator produced by National Geographic Maps for the National geographic magazine ; Allen Carroll, director of cartography ; design--Robert E. Pratt ; relief--Tibor T?oth ; art--C. Bruce Morser ; research--Debbie J. Gibbons ... [and others]
  • Format Maps, Atlases
  • Contributors
  • Publication Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, [1999] ©1999
  • Physical Details
    • 1 map : color ; 50 x 77 cm, folded to 20 x 13 cm
  • OCLC ocm41466710
  • Cartographic Data
    Scale 1:7,100,000. 1 in. = 112 miles, Lambert conformal conic proj
    (E 25⁰--E 95⁰/N 57⁰--N 23⁰).

Notes

  • Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Depths shown by gradient tints and soundings.
  • Also covers Central Asia and northern Middle East.
  • "Supplement to National Geographic, May 1999."
  • Issued "Washington, D.C., May 1999."
  • "Printed March 1999."
  • Includes notes, statistical data by country, glossary, and col. ill. of national flags.
  • Text, notes, graph, location map (inset), and col. ill. on verso.
  • Maps on verso: 1. A dynamic landscape : the Caspian from orbit [oblique satellite view with 3 insets of past geological conditions] -- 2. A tapestry of cultures [major ethnolinguistic groups] -- 3. The struggle for prosperity [2 maps of economic conditions].

Contents

  • On verso: 1. A dynamic landscape -- 2. A tapestry of cultures -- 3. The struggle for prosperity