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topography and geology of the Peninsula of Sinai (south-eastern portion)

Egypt. MasМЈlahМЈat al-MisaМ„hМЈah.

topography and geology of the Peninsula of Sinai (south-eastern portion)

by Egypt. MasМЈlahМЈat al-MisaМ„hМЈah.

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Published by National Print. Dept. in Cairo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sinai (Egypt),
  • Egypt,
  • Shamāl Sīnāʼ.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Egypt -- Shamāl Sīnāʼ,
    • Natural history -- Egypt -- Shamāl Sīnāʼ,
    • Sinai (Egypt)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy W. F. Hume.
      ContributionsHume, W. F. 1867-1949., Skill, Herbert G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE328 .A5 1906
      The Physical Object
      Pagination280 p.
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6993715M
      LC Control Number08004063
      OCLC/WorldCa4840803

      The Sinai Peninsula or Sinai (Arabic: سيناء ‎ Sīnā), is a triangular peninsula in is ab km 2 (23, sq mi) in area. It is between the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Red Sea to the south. It is the only part of Egyptian territory located in is because the Sinai is known as a land bridge between the two continents of Africa and Asia. The greater part Of the country was done On sheets enlarged from the published maps Of the Ordnance Survey of Sinai, on which the outlines of the main wadis were traced and the triangulation points used by the Ordnance Survey Officers were transferred. The lower part .

      The Topography and Geology of the Peninsula of Sinai Western Portion by Thomas Barron The Analysis of Art by Dewitt H. Parker Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft für Erdkunde zu Berlin Januar bis December by Georg Kollm. Ancient Mesopotamia is located within the Fertile Crescent, but the Crescent covers more geography than ancient Mesopotamia. Today, the Crescent includes such countries as Syria, Lebanon, Cyprus, Jordan, Palestine, Iraq, Kuwait, as well as the Sinai Peninsula and northern Mesopotamia.

      Egypt covers a roughly square area of almost 1,, km2at the crossroads of Africa and Asia. It is bounded to the north by the Mediterranean Sea and to the east by the Red Sea. It may be divided Cited by: a) Sketch map showing the location of the study area in Egypt and (b) The ETM+ image [bands 7, 4, and 2 in Red (R), Green (G), and Blue (B) respectively] showing the pre-and syn-rift belts.


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Topography and geology of the Peninsula of Sinai (south-eastern portion) by Egypt. MasМЈlahМЈat al-MisaМ„hМЈah. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Topography and geology of the Peninsula of Sinai (western portion). Cairo: National Print Dept., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T Barron. Topography and geology of the Peninsula of Sinai (south-eastern portion). Cairo, National Print. Dept., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: W F Hume; Herbert G Skill; Egypt.

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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. At head of title: Survey Dept., Egypt "Previous literature": p. Appendices: I. Meteorological observations taken in Sinai by H. SkillII. List of plants in Sinai PeninsulaIII. Previous literatureIV. Detailed structure of igneous region in East SinaiPages:   Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

At head of title: Survey Dept., Egypt "Previous literature": p. Appendices: I. Meteorological observations taken in Sinai by H. SkillII. List of plants in Sinai PeninsulaIII.

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The Topography and Geology of the Peninsula of Sinai (Western Portion) Paperback – Aug by. United Arab Republic. Survey Dept (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Author. United Arab Republic. Survey Dept. — The peninsula of Sinai, or at any rate the greater part of it, is one of the most mountainous and intricate regions on the face of the earth.

Sand is a feature seldom met with ; plains are rather the exception than the rule ; its roads are often steep and rugged, and wind for the most part through an intricate labyrinth of narrow rock-bound.

Sinai Peninsula, Arabic Shibh Jazīrat Sīnāʾ, triangular peninsula linking Africa with Asia and occupying an area of 23, square miles (61, square km). The Sinai Desert, as the peninsula’s arid expanse is called, is separated by the Gulf of Suez and the Suez Canal from the Eastern Desert of Egypt, but it continues eastward into the Negev desert without marked change of relief.

Geology Sinai, the triangular-shaped peninsula of Egypt, is situated between Asia and Africa. The separation of the two continents caused the form and geographical shape of Sinai the way it looks today. The Sinai Peninsula or simply Sinai (now usually / ˈ s aɪ n aɪ / SY-ny, also / ˈ s aɪ n ɪ aɪ / SY-nih-eye and US: / ˈ s aɪ n eɪ aɪ / SY-nay-eye) is a peninsula in Egypt, and the only part of the country located in is situated between the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Red Sea to the south, and is a land bridge between Asia and has a land area of about Countries: Egypt.

The Sinai Peninsula can be found at the northern end of the red sea between the Gulf of Suez (left) and the Gulf of Aqaba (right) - the latter pointing towards the Dead Sea depression further north.

The Sinai is of major importance in Jewish and Christian mythology. The. of the Arabian Peninsula for their participation in the preparation of a monograph on the geology of the Arabian Peninsula. Each author prepared a description of the geology of the area for which he was responsible, as shown in the sources of geologic compilation diagram on the peninsular by: The altitude of Egypt ranges from m ( ft) below sea level in the Libyan Desert to 2, m (8, ft) above in the Sinai Peninsula.

The Nile Delta is a broad, alluvial land, sloping to the sea for some km ( mi), with a km (mi) maritime front between Alexandria (Al-Iskandariyah) and Port Sa'id.

North Sinai is off limits for foreigners, but the bulk of the attractions are in South Sinai anyway, which is a peaceful and laid back region. Satellite view of South Sinai The capital of the Governorate of South Sinai is El Tur (1), although the biggest and most developed city is Sharm el Sheikh (2).

The Sinai Peninsula is the Asiatic part of Egypt, covering an area of s km 2. It has a triangular shape and is separated geographically from the Eastern Desert by the Gulf of Suez. Unconformable overlying the Precambrian basement is a section of Carboniferous through Eocene sedimentary rocks (shales, sandstones and limestones).Cited by: 2.

Rift Valleys and Geology of the Eastern Sinai () The Topography and Geology of the Peninsula of Sinai () Report on the Oilfield Region of Egypt () Geology of Egypt () Phosphate Deposits in Egypt () Family.

He married Ethel Gladys Williams. References. Cambridgeshire is a county of diverse lowland habitats, and varied geology with a long history of botanical recording.

Typical of the larger floras published in recent years, it covers 2, species and hybrids, an increase of 1, on the flora published in The main body of the book contains comprehensive species accounts.

18 Bathurst Walk, Iver, Buckinghamshire, SL0 9AZ, U.K. Tel: +44 (0) / Fax: +44 (0) Email: [email protected]@ And we can confidently conclude that the "Land Tilmun" was the Sinai peninsula.

An examination of the geography, topography, geology, climate, flora and history of the Sinai peninsula will confirm our identification, and clarify the Sinai’s role in the affairs of gods and men.

Is Har Karkom the real Mount Sinai? Most scholars today accept the evidence that Har Karkom was a paramount sacred mountain in the Bronze Age. The Italian Archaeological Expedition to Israel have recorded over 1, archaeological sites. These include the remains of villages, campsites, places of worship, rock art areas, inhabited rock-shelters, burial grounds, geoglyphs and others.Morphotectonic lineaments observed on the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt were auto-detected from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission m digital elevation model (DEM) and gravity grid data and then.

The Darkling Beetles of the Sinai Peninsula. characterized by their topography and geology rather than by the soils and vegetation that is thin to non-existent. Yet in this harsh environment darkling beetles thrive, being the dominant faunal element of all deserts, achieving biomasses an order of magnitude greater than the vertebrates Author: Donald B.

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