The gold-mines of Midian and the ruined Midianite cities

a fortnight"s tour in north-western Arabia. by Sir Richard Burton

Publisher: C.K. Paul in London

Written in English
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  • Gold mines and mining -- Arabia,
  • Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel.

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The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 395, [5] p.
Number of Pages395
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20999602M

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[Footnote Preface to Midian Revisited, ] [Footnote Ex Ponto III., i., ] [Footnote The Gold Mines of Midian and the Ruined Midianite Cities (C. Kegan Paul and Co.) It appeared in ] [Footnote The Land of Midian Revisited, ii., ] [Footnote Kindly copied for me by Miss Gordon, his daughter.]. The Gold Mines of Midian and the Ruined Midianite Cities, A Fortnight's Tour in North-Western Arabia. London: Kegan Paul, Hardcover. Very good. Second edition, issued in the same year as the first. pp xvi, + appendix, with folding map (professionally repaired, with a small loss) and illustrations in the text. The Gold-Mines of Midian and the Ruined Midianite Cities A Fortnight's Tour in North-Western Arabia by Richard F. Burton The Voyage of John Huyghen Van Linschoten to the East Indies From the Old English Translation of ; The First Book, Containing His Description of the East by John Huyghen van Linschoten. Sir Richard Burton as Totemic Pantomime Demon in Postcolonial Theory The present article examines the ways in which the travels and journeys in Arabia and other Muslim lands of Richard Francis Burton, the nineteenth-century explorer and writer have, since the influential work of Author: John Wallen.

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A fortnight's tour in north-western Arabia. This is a very scholarly work, full of survey data, supplies costs, and etymological analysis of place names. Burton seeks out evidence for an auriferous Midian on the Saudi Arabian coast of Gulf of the shore there of the Tabuk region, Burton looks back into antiquity and sees the gold mine of Solomon's Bathsheba and the Red Sea that swallowed Pharaoh's hordes/5.

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