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A Ride through Asia Minor and Armenia

A Ride through Asia Minor and Armenia
Giving a Sketch of the Characters, Manners, and Customs of Both the Mussulman and Christian Inhabitants

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Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Travel, Middle East and Asia Minor

  • Date Published: December 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108037570

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  • Henry C. Barkley (c.1825–c.1895) was a civil engineer and author. His travel books included Between the Danube and the Black Sea (1876), which covers the five years in which he was working on the construction of a railway line linking the Danube and the Black Sea, and Bulgaria before the War (1877), written at the time of the Russo-Turkish war. (He also wrote a guide to rat-catching for public-school boys, and My Boyhood (1877), a collection of tales from his own childhood.) Published in 1891, this work recounts the author's adventures on a journey that took him in 1878 from Bucharest, through Istanbul, across Asia Minor and back to Trebizond (now Trabzon) on the Black Sea coast, a distance of 1400 miles, completed in 96 days. He describes with zest and humour the habits and customs of Christian and Muslim communities that he encounters on the way.

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    • Date Published: December 2011
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108037570
    • length: 366 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 21 mm
    • weight: 0.47kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Bucharest
    2. Constantinople
    3. Hotel at Brusa
    4. The gallows-tree
    5. Zaptiehs
    6. Camels
    7. Circassians from Bulgaria
    8. Departure from Kimas
    9. Sand-grouse
    10. Angora
    11. Country houses
    12. Disobedient Yuzgat
    13. Kur-Shehr
    14. Sixty brothers
    15. Products of the district of Kaisarieh
    16. A highway to the east
    17. Adana
    18. Yilan Kalé (Smoke Castle)
    19. Up the Giaour Dagh
    20. American hospitality
    21. A trout stream
    22. Native visitors
    23. Camels at supper
    24. The Indian telegraph
    25. The Aleppo Button
    26. A good chausée
    27. Visitors
    28. Adepsis
    29. Erzingan
    30. The Trebizond Erzeroom Road.

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    Henry C. Barkley

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