Accession number: 2004.04.05
Measurements: 36 cm L x 29 cm W x .5 cm H
Narrative: This book was published in 1904 and documents Russo-Japanese conflict and other countries’ involvement in it. The war lasted from 1904 to 1905 and in the end the Japanese were victorious against the Russians, forcing the European forces to abandon their attempts to expand their authority further east. The atlas sold for 25 cents.
Written in ink on front cover "Ethel C. McKinzie, Lower Sackville, Halifax Co., NS"
Description: Off white cover with blue text. Place names listed with page #'s on front cover. Full title at top: Russo-Japanese War Atlas showing Russia=in=Europe and Russia=in=Asia, Japan, Korea, Manchuria and China and the Entire Theatre of Operations in the Far Eastern Conflict. Text is enclosed in a scrolled blue border. "Price, 25 cents" written at top. Back cover has a timeline with headline: "The Story of the Christian Herald, Twenty-Six Busy Years."