Category Archives: WWI

Ottoman Map of Basra Province

Here’s a late 19th century/early 20th century Ottoman map of Basra province, which extends down to Oman.  The “Persian” Gulf is referred to here as the “Basra” Gulf. Continue reading

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1915 Ottoman Ethnic Map of the Levant

1915 Ottoman Ethnic Map of the Levant Here is a 1915 Ottoman governmental ethnic map of Syria, Lebanon, Israel/Palestine and other areas in the region.  Check the posting, for analysis of the categories and significance of the map itself. Continue reading

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1915 Ottoman Ethnic Map of the Levant

1915 Ottoman Ethnic Map of the Levant Here is a 1915 Ottoman governmental ethnic map of Syria, Lebanon, Israel/Palestine and other areas in the region.  Check the posting, for analysis of the categories and significance of the map itself. Continue reading

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