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geographical memoir of the Persian empire.

Kinneir, John Macdonald Sir

geographical memoir of the Persian empire.

by Kinneir, John Macdonald Sir

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
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  • Iran
    • Subjects:
    • Iran -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1813 ed. printed for J. Murray, London.

      SeriesThe Middle East collection
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS258 .K5 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 486 p.
      Number of Pages486
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5414631M
      ISBN 10040505341X
      LC Control Number73006283

      Wheeler Thackston Professor Thackston has been a member of the NELC faculty at Harvard University since Author of textbooks for Persian, Classical Arabic, Syriac, and Kurdish, his main research areas include classical Persian poetry and belles-lettres, historical sources on Central Asia, the literature of the Mughal Empire in India, and modern Iranian languages. Table 2. Geographic Areas, and Biography The following numbers are never used alone, but may be used as required (either directly when so noted or through the interposition of notation 09 from Table 1) with any number from the schedules, e.g., public libraries () in Japan (—52 in this table): ;File Size: KB.

      John Macdonald Kinneir (–) analyzed these routes and published his results in A Geographical Memoir of the Persian Empire (). Similar probes by both the Russians and British, such as the journey of Nikolai Nikolaevich Muraviev (?–) to Khiva in and that of William Moorcroft (–) to Bokhara in , soon.   The Assyrian Empire 2. Geography of Assyria The geography of Assyria had a big impact on their resources, victories, defeats and culture. The Assyrian Empire is a part of four countries. Its abundant resources helped it to become a successful empire.

      Books on Iran & Iranian Culture. Books on Persian Cuisine; Books on Islam; Iranian Cinema; Iranian Music; Lonely Planet: Iran. by Andrew Burke Mark Elliott (Lonely Planet) ISBN: pp. One of the few English language guide books to Iran currently on the market, Lonely Planet: Iran, now in a new and revised seventh edition, deserves to be in the luggage of any traveler to this. A geographical memoir of the Persian empire accompanied by a map / by: Kinneir, John Macdonald, Sir, Published: () Memoir of a map of Ireland; by: Beaufort, Daniel Augustus,


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Suspicious of British intentions and engaged in a domestic power struggle, Shah Shuja refused to allow Elphinstone and his party to proceed. John Macdonald Kinneir ( – ) analyzed these routes and published his results in A Geographical Memoir of the Persian Empire ().

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