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Euphrates valley route to India

Two Travellers.

Euphrates valley route to India

by Two Travellers.

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Published by Railway Times Office in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Andrew, W. P. -- Sir, -- 1806-1887.,
  • Railroads -- Euphrates River Valley.,
  • Railroads -- India.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAn examination of the memoir published by ... W. P. Andrew ... By two travellers ....
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19704597M

      In a scheme for connecting India with England by a railway route running through the Euphrates valley was set on foot by Mr. (now Sir William) Andrew, and Chesney was naturally invited to take a prominent part in advocating this adaptation of his own scheme. A mile canal links the Euphrates to the Tigris to serve as a route for river barges. A man and woman make their way up the Shatt-al-Arab in Basra, Iraq. The river Euphrates is one of the four rivers that flow from the Garden of Eden according to Book of Genesis It is the fourth river, after Pishon, Gihon, and Tigris, to form from the.

    The main northern route started from the Indus valley and crossed the western offshoots of the Himalayas and the Afghan ranges to the Oxus. On that great river of Central Asia the products of India were joined by the silks of China, conveyed from the western province of the Celestial Empire by a caravan journey of eighty to a hundred days. The Tigris River (/ˈtaɪɡrɪs/) is the eastern member of the two great rivers that define Mesopotamia, the other being the Euphrates. The river flows south from the mountains of southeastern Turkey through Iraq. The Tigris is 1, km long, rising in the Taurus Mountains of eastern Turkey about 25 km southeast of the city of Elazig and about 30 km from the headwaters of the Euphrates. The.

    Empires of the Indus isn't just another white woman travels through exotic Asia travel book. It is painstakingly researched and grounded in historical reality. One of the largest rivers in the world, the Indus rises in the Tibetan mountains, flows west across northern India and south through Pakistan/5. (London: W.H. Allen, ), also by East India Company and Scinde Railway Company (page images at HathiTrust) Andrew, W. P. (William Patrick), Sir, Euphrates Valley route to India, in connection with the Central Asian and Egyptian questions. (London, W. H. Allen & Co., ) (page images at HathiTrust).


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