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ACROSS COVETED LANDS - VOLUME I



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Across Coveted Lands - Volume I Arnold Henry Savage Landor, english painter, explorer, writer and anthropologist (1865-1924) This ebook presents «Across Coveted Lands - Volume I», from Arnold Henry Savage Landor. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents -01- About this book -02- THE START—THE TERRORS OF THE RUSSIAN CUSTOM-HOUSE -03- KIEV—ITS PROTECTING SAINT -04- BAKU—UNNECESSARY ANXIETY -05- THE PORT OF ENZELI -06- RESHT - IMPOSTORS - A VISIT TO THE HEAD MULLAH -07- A JOURNEY BY LANDAU AND FOUR -08- MENZIL AND THE WINDS -09- FOUR THOUSAND FEET ABOVE SEA-LEVEL -10- TEHERAN—THE SEAT OF THE KAJAR FAMILY -11- GERMANY A STUMBLING-BLOCK TO RUSSIA'S AND ENGLAND'S SUPREMACY -12- VISITS TO HIGH PERSIAN OFFICIALS -13- THE PERSIAN ARMY -14- CASH AND WEALTH -15- THE BANKS OF PERSIA -16- ILLEGITIMATE BANK-NOTES -17- RUSSIA ON THE BRAIN -18- EDUCATION—EDUCATED BUT NOT INSTRUCTED -19- PERSIA'S INDUSTRIAL, MINERAL AND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES -20- A PERSIAN WEDDING—POLYGAMY -21- PERSIAN WOMEN—THEIR ANATOMY -22- THE SHAH'S BIRTHDAY—ILLUMINATIONS -23- THE SHAH'S PALACE—THE FINEST COURT -24- THE SELECTION OF A SERVANT -25- SEVERE WIND—KUM, THE HOLY CITY -26- KASHAN—SILK MANUFACTORIES -27- CROSSING THE PASS -28- MISSIONARY WORK IN PERSIA -29- THE MISSION AMONG JEWS -30- THE SQUARE OF ISFAHAN -31- THE BRASS BAZAAR—MIRROR SHOP -32- A CARPET FACTORY—CHILDREN AT WORK -33- THE GRAND AVENUE OF ISFAHAN -34- ISFAHAN THE COMMERCIAL HEART OF PERSIA -35- MAHOMMERAH -36- THE BRITISH CONSUL-GENERAL IN ISFAHAN -37- KHUPAH—SUNKEN WELL -38- BAMBIS—THE KASHSAN-YEZD HIGH ROAD -39- YEZD—WATER SUPPLY—CLIMATE -40- THE GUEBRES OF YEZD -41- BADJIRS—BELOW THE SAND LEVEL -42- DESOLATE SCENERY—ANAR -43- KERMAN—THE ARK OR CITADEL -44- THE MADRASSAH—PEACE ON ABRAHAM -45- THE DESERTED CITY OF FARMIDAN  

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    • Ano de Edição: 2014
    • Ano:  2014
    • País de Produção: Canada
    • Código de Barras:  2000842788720
    • ISBN:  1230000266040

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