The Resource Travels into Bokhara : a Voyage up the Indus to Lahore and a Journey to Cabool, Tartary & Persia, (electronic resource)

Travels into Bokhara : a Voyage up the Indus to Lahore and a Journey to Cabool, Tartary & Persia, (electronic resource)

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Travels into Bokhara : a Voyage up the Indus to Lahore and a Journey to Cabool, Tartary & Persia
Title
Travels into Bokhara
Title remainder
a Voyage up the Indus to Lahore and a Journey to Cabool, Tartary & Persia
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Language
eng
Summary
At the age of only twenty six, Alexander Burnes proved himself to be one of the most effective intelligence agents of his time. Making two dangerous journeys beyond the frontiers of the Indian Empire, he reported back via the East India Company to Downing Street on the geography and politics of the kingdoms that lay to the northwest as far as fabled Bokhara. He travelled simply, disguised as a local, but with his rapier-like mind, an ear for languages and an infectious charm and curiosity, he had a formidable arsenal of talents at his command. In 1835, the publication of Burnes's Travels into
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MHW
Dewey number
915
Index
no index present
LC call number
DK949.B85
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
OverDrive Collection
Target audience
adult
Label
Travels into Bokhara : a Voyage up the Indus to Lahore and a Journey to Cabool, Tartary & Persia, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn801449314
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (317 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780601014
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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4CD5930C-951E-4912-A630-64902C461701
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  • (Sirsi) o801449314
  • (OCoLC)801449314
  • (Sirsi) o801449314
  • (CaAE) o801449314

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