National Geographic : 1942 Jul
o Julien Bryan from Black Star Mountain Farmers Go to Market on the Ossetian Military Highway, One of Three Main Roads Across the Crest ofthe Caucasus Southern terminus of this route is Kutaisi. Farther east runs the famous Georgian Military Highway to Tiflis. Tothe west athird route goes toSukhumi, onthe Black Sea. For the Nazis to invade Transcaucasia by these land routes would be a tremendous task. Rugged mountains and narrow passes arenatural fortifications.