Book Description

Das Mittelmeergebiet. Seine geographische und kulturelle Eigenart. Mit 9 Figuren im Text, 13 Ansichten und 10 Karten auf 15 Tafeln. Second edition, corrected and enlarged. With a new preface and the preface of the first edition. Large 8vo, (230 x 160mm)
Dealer Notes
Alfred Philippson (1864 – 1953) German geologist and geographer. Was incarcerated in a Nazi concentration camp (1942–45) and survived the war partly thanks to his friend, Sven Hedin. Philippson and Hedin were fellow students of Ferdinand von Richthofen, German traveller, geographer, and scientist, who coined the term “silk route” and to whom this book is dedicated.
Author Philippson, Alfred
Date 1907
Binding Dec. publ. cloth
Publisher Leipzig: Teubner
Condition Very good
Pages pp. 261, illus., 5 foldout maps

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