[MAP OF 1960S SYRIA] Sûrîyah = Syria. Prep. by F. Orfali.

[MAP OF 1960S SYRIA] Sûrîyah = Syria. Prep. by F. Orfali.

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F. ORFALI, (Prep. by and cartographer).

Syrian Tourist Office / Al-Matba'ah Wa-Al-Jarîdah Al-Rasmîyah., [c. 1962], Damascus, Syria.

Original color lithograph map. Folded. 50x69 cm. Bilingual in English and Arabic. On verso, English and Arabic information about Syria's economy, ancient ruined cities, museums, festivals and festivities, and big cities like Aleppo, Hama, Latakia, Damascus as well as a table of distances. Shows international boundaries, touristic and archaeological sites, and paved roads, international borders, and borders of the Mohafazats; the Mediterranean Sea and shores on the west, Jordan and Israel in the lower left part of the map is marked as Palestine and no Tel Aviv and its shores where it should be on the south, and Iraq on the east with Hatay Province which became a part of Turkey after a referendum of 1939 on the north. Scale: 1/1,500,000. One copy in the Library of Congress. LCCN 2014587674.