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'Military Report on South-West Persia, Including the Provinces of Khuzistan (Arabistan), Luristan, and Part of Fars' [‎213] (232/466)

The record is made up of 1 volume (390 pages). It was created in 1885. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: Printed Collections.

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213
1 f
Route No. 1— contd.
From Muhammerah to Tehran, 8fc. —contd.
Time.
15
A.M.
9-25
9-45
9-55
10
Names of towns, Tillages, &c.
Ab-i-Saed (elevation
4,670').
Distances iit
miles.
Interme
diate.
Total.
290
Eemarks.
Descending the stony bed of a dry
ravine of gentle gradient; loose stones
render the passage down it difficult.
Descends the valley of the Ab-i-Sard.
Cross the Ab-i-Sard, a small stream
(6' wide).
Barometer 25"35 // ; thermometer 74°.
Camp on the left bank of the stream ;
ground swampy ; streams well out of the
northern slopes of the hill side ; good pasture ; oaks of stunted growth in small numbers
grow on the hill sides. The Dalich Eange, in a general direction of 105°, continues for 3
miles ; its northern slope, still snow-topped, is steep and barren, and is fronted by undula
tions growing a lew stunted oaks.
A dry camping ground will be found a mile back up the river valley.
Kuh-i-DdUcJi*
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^ " ,e . ruiris of a post-house and serai near the stream
abad in tel^ranh™ cUmnnnvlr 1 ^^ T 0 I l0 ' Wed and plaCed DizM1 vid
post-houses ?azed bj the Lurs W 6 WaS destl ' 0yed and the Berais aDd
View from Camp

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Military Report on South-West Persia, Including the Provinces of Khuzistan (Arabistan), Luristan, and Part of Fars by Major and Bt. Lieut-Col. Mark S. Bell, V.C., R.E.

Publication Details: Simla: Government Central Branch Press, 1885. Prepared in the Intelligence Branch of the Quarter Master General's Department in India.

Physical Description: 3 maps in end pockets. 41 plates.

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1 volume (390 pages)
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This volume contains a table of contents giving chapter headings and page references.

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Dimensions: 245mm x 150mm

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English in Latin script
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