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A journal of three months' walk in Persia in 1884 by John Compton Pyne : Introduction, Notes and Translation / edited by Russell Harris and Marjan Afsharian ; with contributions by Jeremy Archer
ContributorArcher, Jeremy Search Wikipedia for Jeremy Archer
EditorAfsharian, Marjan In der Gemeinsamen Normdatei der DNB nachschlagen Search Wikipedia for Marjan Afsharian ; Harris, Russell In der Gemeinsamen Normdatei der DNB nachschlagen Search Wikipedia for Russell Harris
PublishedLeiden : Leiden University Press, [2017] ; Berlin : Knowledge Unlatched, [2017]
HostBerlin : Knowledge Unlatched
Description1 Online-Ressource (LIII, 266 Seiten) : illustrations, figures, tables
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eng
LanguageEnglish
Document typeE-Book
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URNurn:nbn:de:gbv:3:5-93835 Persistent Identifier (URN)
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A primary source on a journey to Persia by Captain John Compton Pyne in 1884 revealing the West’s fascination with the Middle East in Victorian times. The book includes an introduction by the editors and a transcription of the manuscript with notes and the original illustrations mainly watercolours. An important historical document and eye-witness account pertaining to Iran anthropology area studies study of ‘orientalism’ and colonialism and for historians
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