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new ride to Khiva

Robert L. Jefferson

new ride to Khiva

by Robert L. Jefferson

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Robert L. Jefferson.
SeriesMethuen"s colonial library
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Open LibraryOL17483291M

‎The Silk Road conjures images of the exotic and the unknown. Most travellers simply pass along it. Brit Chris Alexander chose to live there. Ostensibly writing a guidebook, Alexander found life at the heart of the glittering madrassahs, mosques and minarets of the walled city of Khiva - a remote des. First published in , this is the story of soldier and adventurer Frederick Burnaby's fascinating and dangerous journey from the steppes of southern Russia to the city of Khiva in what is now Uzbekistan. Part travelogue and part daring exploits, Burnaby's entertaining account will.

  Culture > Books > Reviews A Carpet Ride to Khiva, By Christopher Aslan Alexander he begins to compile a guide book to the medieval Uzbek oasis of Khiva. Click to read more about A Ride to Khiva by Fred Burnaby. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(4).

A Ride to Khiva: Travels and Adventures in Central Asia (AN ORIGINAL - 9TH EDITION) Burnaby, Fred Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin, London (). Khiva (Uzbek: Xiva / Хива, خىۋا; Persian: خیوه ‎, Xīveh; alternative or historical names include Kheeva, Khorasam, Khoresm, Khwarezm, Khwarizm, Khwarazm, Chorezm, Arabic: خوارزم ‎ and Persian: خوارزم ‎) is a city of approximat people located in Xorazm Region, ing to archaeological data, the city was established around years ago.


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Jefferson. It is written some years ago and the style and language in the book are of that time - early 20th late 19th century. It is the story of a journey from St Petersburg to Khiva in This man must have really been a brave and determined man as the journey was tough through temperatures well below zero/5.

Editions for A New Ride to Khiva: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in. The Ride to Khiva a Burlesque of a Ride to Khiva by F G Burnaby from Punch Book Summary: This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

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1st Edition. From New Maps, 'The narrative of a cycle ride across Germany, Austria, Hungary, South Russia, and the Kirghiz steppe of Khiva. The cyclist was obliged to make use of camels in crossing the desert. The whole journey was a remarkable feat of endurance and contains more of geographical interest than.

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(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. "A Ride to Khiva" is articulate, straightforward, and lacking in self-aggrandizement. Burnaby has a great eye for detail, ear for cadence of language and a nice sense of humour.

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- - THIRD EDITlON. -- - CASSELL PETTER & GALPIN: LONDON, PARIS & NEW YOKK. ‘The fact the author lived and worked among Khiva’s inhabitants for so long distinguishes “A Carpet Ride to Khiva” from many travel books, as we glimpse life in a Central Asian “desert oasis” of silk, carpets and extraordinarily colourful natural dyes.’.

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