Large wall map of the region showing population and minorities

[Middle East]. Mapah carta shel ha-mizrah ha-tikhon. (Carta's Map of the Middle East).

[Jerusalem], Carta, 1973.

121 x 92 cm. Colour-printed map (folded). Scale 1:20,000,000.


A large wall map of the Middle East shortly before the Yom Kippur War, showing the Arabian Peninsula, north-eastern Africa with Libya, Egypt and Sudan as well as Turkey and Iraq pictured in their entirety. A separate inset shows Israel, others show statistics such as population and trade, oil production, etc.

A few large tears to folds, some adhesive tape reinforcements to reverse, but well preserved.