Russia in Central Asia in 1889 and the Anglo-Russian Question
Russia in Central Asia in 1889 and the Anglo-Russian Question

INVENTORY #1448

Russia in Central Asia in 1889 and the Anglo-Russian Question

CURZON, Hon. G., M.P.

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Topics include: Russian railways to the Caspian; Russian designs upon India; observations on Russian character; hostility to Germany and the Germans; Russian feeling towards England, Austria, France; the Anglo-Russian question; merits and demerits of Russian rule; Russian military strength; bravery and endurance of Russian character. The author traces a journey from London to the Caspian, along the Transcaspian Railway; from the Caspian to the Merv; from Merv to the Oxus; Bokhara the Noble; Samarkand and Tashkent.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1889
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xxiii, 477 p. + 24 p. catalogue of books from Longmans, Green. 23 cm. 2 folding colour maps, 16 full-page illustrations, and numerous b&w illustrations within the text. Blue cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Hinges tender. Some wear to spine ends. Owner's signature on half title.

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