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From Batum to Baghdad: Viâ Tiflis, Tabriz, and Persian Kurdistan


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    Walter Harris (Author)
This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1896. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... INDEX. Abdul Kader el Jilani, 313. Ajebshehr, cheap lodgings at, 136, 137, 138. Akstafa, the railway journey from Tiflis to, 52 et seq.-- the town of, 57. Algeria, the effect of French influ- ence in, 6. Ali Illaliis, the mystic cult of the, 178, 271. Amara, 325. Amirabad, primitive accommodation at, 169 et seq. Ararat, 80, 81. 'Ark,' description of the, at Tabriz, 109. Armenian exiles, flight of, to Batum, 22. Armenians, the religious tenets of the, 72--the Church government of the, 78. Azerbaijan, the extent and popula- tion of, 95, 96--cruelty and cor- ruption in, 106--the soldiers of, 133. Baghdad, modern appearance of, 295 et aeq.--history of the city, 296 et seq.--commerce, 298--pop- ulation, 299 -- situation, ib. et seq.--bazaars, 302 et *eq.--the horse - market, 306--curio-ven- dors, 309--climate, 310--houses, 311--the British Consulate, 311, 312 -- mosques, 313 --outskirts, 316 et seq.--signs of decay, 317. Baiz Agha, the Kurdish chief, hos- pitality of, 204. Bakuba, 290. Bana, hospitality of the Kurds at, 231. Batum, the custom-house at, 26-- description of, 27--a suburb of, 28, 29. Bazaars, description of, at Tiflis, 46 et seq. -- at Erivan, 70 -- at Tabriz, 111. Blue Mosque, the, at Tabriz, 106. Bosphorus, the beauty of the, 17. Brisha, Sid, insulted in Spain, 5. Busra, the port of Baghdad, 298, 299, 326, 328 et teq. Chanak-keli, 12. Constantinople, disappearance of oriental fashions in, 15--account of a visit to, 15 rt seq. Cossacks, powers of endurance of, 41. Curzon, Mr George, estimate regard- ing Azerbaijan by, 96: 181, 183, 184. Dates, the importation of, from Busra, 330. Delijan, the scenery at, 61. Diabakri, 193 et seq. Easter celebration, description of, at Tiflis, 48 et seq. Echmiazin, the great Armenian monastery of, 71 -- story o...
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