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Germany and Its Approaches ()

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Access: web
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Germany and its approaches with international boundaries as of September 1, 1939, the day Germany invaded Poland and, in red, boundaries as of January 1, 1938, before Germany seized Austria and Czechoslovakia. Notes: Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Overprinted in red: Occupational zone boundaries [and] U.S. occupational zone boundary. First Edition. For Official Use only of the British War Office. Refer to this map as B.A.O.R. 17. Reproduced by 14 Field Survey Coy R.E. 1946
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Map of the World War fronts, dated events 5th edition (1943)

Date: 1943
Creator: Stanley Turner
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Projection: Mercator Projection
Scale: ca 1;19,500,000 (W 15°--E 180°/N 70°--S 45°)
Access: web
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"This fifth edition of "dated events" World War map is designed to cover the European invasion wherever the forces of freedom strike. It carries new dates, names and places of the outstanding events since the war began. Recorded also on the map are world airports; naval bases; air and ocean distances; pre-war borders; populations of each country; status of each country; natural resources of each country; and historical data of countries back to the year 1505."
Includes 2 inset maps: a world map and world air ports [centered on the North Pole].
Relief shown pictorially.
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Pneu Michelin Allemagne Ouest / Yell und Unst (1944)

Date: 1944
Creator: Services de tourisme Michelin
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Scale: 1:1,000,000
Access: web
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Michelin road map in French of West Germany. Legend shows highways, main roads, district roads, car ferry. The map includes planned roads and roads under construction.

Map and Data Library copy: On verso is a German map of Yell and Unst (Shetland Inseln) from 1941. Scale 1: 50,000. Blatt Nr. 1 (1928) Vergrosserung der Karte von Schottland 1: 63,360 [Sheet Number 1 (1928) Enlargement of the map of Scotland 1: 63,360].

For more information about this map, visit the blog of the Map and Data Library

http://maplib.blogspot.com/2011/08/map-as-historically-specific-object.html.
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