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1896 Cram's Railway Map of Turkish Empire. Genuine.

The Turkish (or Ottoman) Empire, from Cram's 1896 Railway Map of the Turkish Empire.

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(May not be shown on image) Turkish Empire in Europe and Asia, Greece, Roumania, Ect. [sic]

Area in English Sq. Miles; Population:

Turkey in Europe, 62,028, 4,275,000

Turkey in Asia, 710,320, 15,715,000

United Kingdom, 121,115, 36,100,000

Territory ceded by turkey under Treaty 1878

Turkey in Europe, 81,396, 4,333,000

Turkey in Asia, 5,670, 600,644

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