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Fortress of Azov Russia d’Azak Ou Azoe Bellin 1764
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Fortress of Azov Russia d’Azak Ou Azoe Bellin 1764

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Old antique plan of Fortress of Azov Russia.( Rostov Oblast)

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Fortress of Azov Russia d’Azak Ou Azoe Bellin 1764

 Title: Plan D’Azak ou Azoe

Description: Old antique plan of Fortress of Azov Russia.( Rostov Oblast)

The map is full history at the Ottoman and Peter the Great time.

In 1471, the Ottoman Empire gained control of the area and built the strong fortress of Azak (Azov). 

The fort blocked the Don Cossacks from raiding and trading into the Black Sea.
The Cossacks had attacked Azov in 1574, 1593, 1620, and 1626.

 

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772)
(Royal Hydrographer, engineer of the French Navy and member of the Royal Society)

Origin: Le Petit Atlas Maritime Recueil De Cartes et Plans Des Quatre Parties Du Monde.

16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints.
We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. 
A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.

Size:
Sheet app.: 24 x 29 cm. 9.5 x 11.5 inches.
Image app.: 16.5 x 21 cm. 6.5 x 8.25 inches.
Condition: Very good map, in fine condition.