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The Resource From the Sahara to Samarkand : selected travel writings of Rosita Forbes, 1919-1937, edited with an introduction by Margaret Bald

From the Sahara to Samarkand : selected travel writings of Rosita Forbes, 1919-1937, edited with an introduction by Margaret Bald

Label
From the Sahara to Samarkand : selected travel writings of Rosita Forbes, 1919-1937
Title
From the Sahara to Samarkand
Title remainder
selected travel writings of Rosita Forbes, 1919-1937
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Margaret Bald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forbes, Rosita
Dewey number
  • 915.04/41092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DS9
LC item number
.F67 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bald, Margaret
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forbes, Rosita
  • Forbes, Rosita
  • Women travelers
  • Authors, English
  • Asia
  • Middle East
  • Asia
  • Middle East
Label
From the Sahara to Samarkand : selected travel writings of Rosita Forbes, 1919-1937, edited with an introduction by Margaret Bald
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1919 : into Java and Sumatra -- Java -- Java and Sumatra -- 1919 : between two armies in China -- Southern China -- Chin-Chow -- 1921 : the secret of the Sahara : Kufara -- We enter on the great adventure -- The elusive dunes -- 1922 : an attempted pilgrimage to Mecca -- An adventure that failed -- Being the account of an attempted pilgrimage to Mecca -- The pilgrimage continued -- 1923 : odyssey in Yemen and Asir -- The odyssey of a sambukh -- Guests of a hermit emir -- The menace of a crowd -- 1924 : Morocco : the sultan of the mountains -- Into the days of Haroun Er Rashid -- The wild land of Raisuli -- Raisuli himself -- 1925 : a thousand miles of Abyssinia -- Anticipation -- The arks at Harar -- Chiefly mules and marriages -- The palaces of Gondar -- 1928 : a woman with the Legion : south of the Atlas, Morocco -- 1931 : interlude in Turkey, Iraq, and Persia -- Veiled and unveiled women of the Middle East -- Iraq and the holy cities of Shia Islam -- Interlude in the Anderun -- From Isfahan to Shiraz by motor-truck -- Through the mountains of Kurdistan -- 1937 : from Kabul to Samarkand -- The nomads' road to Kabul -- Kabul -- In Kandahar -- Travelling with Afghans -- Bamyan, valley of the giant Buddhas -- Through the Hindu Kush to Doab -- The glory of Tamerlane
Control code
806616
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781604190304
Lccn
2010006688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781604190304
Label
From the Sahara to Samarkand : selected travel writings of Rosita Forbes, 1919-1937, edited with an introduction by Margaret Bald
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1919 : into Java and Sumatra -- Java -- Java and Sumatra -- 1919 : between two armies in China -- Southern China -- Chin-Chow -- 1921 : the secret of the Sahara : Kufara -- We enter on the great adventure -- The elusive dunes -- 1922 : an attempted pilgrimage to Mecca -- An adventure that failed -- Being the account of an attempted pilgrimage to Mecca -- The pilgrimage continued -- 1923 : odyssey in Yemen and Asir -- The odyssey of a sambukh -- Guests of a hermit emir -- The menace of a crowd -- 1924 : Morocco : the sultan of the mountains -- Into the days of Haroun Er Rashid -- The wild land of Raisuli -- Raisuli himself -- 1925 : a thousand miles of Abyssinia -- Anticipation -- The arks at Harar -- Chiefly mules and marriages -- The palaces of Gondar -- 1928 : a woman with the Legion : south of the Atlas, Morocco -- 1931 : interlude in Turkey, Iraq, and Persia -- Veiled and unveiled women of the Middle East -- Iraq and the holy cities of Shia Islam -- Interlude in the Anderun -- From Isfahan to Shiraz by motor-truck -- Through the mountains of Kurdistan -- 1937 : from Kabul to Samarkand -- The nomads' road to Kabul -- Kabul -- In Kandahar -- Travelling with Afghans -- Bamyan, valley of the giant Buddhas -- Through the Hindu Kush to Doab -- The glory of Tamerlane
Control code
806616
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781604190304
Lccn
2010006688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781604190304

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