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Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 715, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: The Camel`s Thorn, Para 7
Category: Geography   Africa   Middle East   Asia   Botany   Agriculture   
Topic: [Arab method of cultivating water-melons by splitting the stem of the camel`s thorn plant and inserting a melon seed which becomes a parasite]
Person: MIGNAN   
Source: Mignan`s Travels in Chaldaea   

Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 94-95
Heading: Mr. Buckingham`s Lectures
Category: Geography   Trade   Middle East   Science   Applied Science   
Topic: [Buckingham`s last lecture at the London Institution in Moorfields, on the geography of Eastern countries. Forthcoming lectures, however, on India and trade "could not with so much propriety be given" at an institution "devoted to science in its more abstract sense"]
Person: BUCKINGHAM, James Silk   
Institution: London Institution   
Lecture
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Reviews

Issue: 055, 12/11/28 p. 864
Heading: Mr Buckingham`s New Volume of Travels
Category: Geography   Middle East   
Title: Travels in Assyria, Media, and Persia, including a Journey from Bagdad across Mooni Zagros; by the Pass of Alexander to Hamadan, the Ancient Ecbatana, and Capital of the Median Empire. Researches in Ispahan during a Stay in that City. A Visit to the Ruins of Persepolis, and Journey from thence by Shiraz and Shapoor to Bushire, with a Voyage down the Persian Gulf to Ras-el-Khyma, the Chief Port of the Arab Pirates, and by Ormuz and Muscat to Bombay
Author: BUCKINGHAM, J. S.   

Issue: 057, 26/11/28 p. 897
Heading: Mr. Buckingham`s New Volume of Travels
Category: Geography   Middle East   
Title: Travels in Assyria, Media, and Persia, including a Journey from Bagdad across Mooni Zagros; by the Pass of Alexander to Hamadan the Ancient Ecbatana, and Capital of the Median Empire, Etc. [Second notice]
Author: BUCKINGHAM, J. S.   

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 707
Heading: Tower of Babel
Category: Geography   Middle East   Archaeology   Christian Religion   
Title: Travels in Chaldaea, including a Journey from Bussorah to Bagdad, Hillah, and Babylon, Performed on Foot in 1827. With Observations on the Sites and Remains of Babel, Seleucia, and Ctesiphon
Author: MIGNAN, Capt. Robert   
Attribution: Of the Hon. East India Company`s Service
Institution: East India Company   

Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 802-804
Heading: Travels in Chaldaea
Category: Geography   Middle East   Archaeology   
Title: Travels in Chaldaea, including a Journey from Bussorah to Bagdad, Hillah, and Babylon, performed on Foot in 1827. With Observations on the Sites and Remains of Babel, Seleucia, and Ctesiphon. [Second notice] (Continued from p. 707)
Author: MIGNAN, Capt. Robert   
Attribution: Of the East India Company`s Service; Lately in command of the Escort attached to the Political Resident in Turkish Arabia; Member of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Institution: East India Company   Royal Asiatic Society   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 9
Heading: Ancient Asia
Category: Geography Of History   Middle East   Classical Literature   
Title: Two Essays on the Geography of Ancient Asia; intended partly to illustrate the Campaigns of Alexander, and the Anabasis of Xenophon
Author: WILLIAMS, Rev. John   
Attribution: Vicar of Lampeter; Rector of the Edinburgh Academy
1829
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