Map. Lithograph. 16.75 x 16.75 inches. In very good condition. Some wear along original fold lines. Some light staining at top right. Printed circa 1915. A Turkish (Ottoman) map of the North Sea that illustrates the Battle of Dogger Bank, a significant early battle between the British and German navies. After a difficult defeat the month prior, British spies intercepted and decoded German wireless transmissions leading to an important victory.
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Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1966. 92 full-page black-and-white plates, 174 pages, 4to, printed wrappers; lightly rubbed and edgeworn, spine sunned. Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1966. A very good copy. Institue Francais D'Archeologie de Beyrouth. Bibliotheque Archeologique et Historique --Tome LXXXIV.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1963. Maps and charts. x + 421 pages, 8vo, green cloth, dust wrapper. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1963. A very good copy in a very good dust wrapper. this volume covers the period from 1905 to 1922 when the four ruling houses (Hapsburg, Ottoman, Hohenzollern, and Romanov) crumbled and fell, destroying old alliances and old boundaries.