150 maps belonging to Sultan Abdulhamid II published

A book of maps and plans belonging to Ottoman sultan Abdulhamid II has been released.

150 maps belonging to Sultan Abdulhamid II published

World Bulletin / News Desk

The Municipality of Istanbul has released book of 150 maps belonging to the late nineteenth and early twentieth century Ottoman sultan Abdulhamid II.

In addition to maps, the book also contains blueprints and plans of sultanate properties, construction projects, bridges, military barracks, official buildings and population statistics from his era.

The book also includes a detailed and colored map of Istanbul from the year 1891, as well as a 1902 map of strategically important locations and roads.

Last Mod: 14 Ocak 2014, 17:52
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