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Ten thousand miles in Persia

or, Eight years in Iran.
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Murray , London
Iran -- Description and travel., Iran -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain, Great Britain -- Foreign relations --
Other titlesEight years in Iran
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Excerpt from Ten Thousand Miles in Persia: Or Eight Years in Iran MY first literary effort is the outcome Of many years of travel and study, not only in Persia itself, where some eight years have been spent, but also in adjacent countries, India, Russia, and Turkey having all been visited more than  › Books › History › Middle East.

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Murray, Ten Thousand Miles in Persia or Eight Years in Iran Author Sykes, Percy Molesworth, Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition 1st ed Binding Hardcover Publisher John Murray Place of Publication London Date published Ten Thousand Miles Without A Cloud is the first book by Sun Shuyun.

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HENRY) Earl Adventures in Persia, Susiana, and Babylonia, The Diary of H.M. the Shah of Persia During his Tour through Europe in A.D, [translated by] J.W.

Redhouse, additional chromolithographed title, portrait frontispiece, modern cloth largely retaining original upper   A map of Persia, indicating major settlements, regions, and mountain ranges, as well as the march of the Ten Thousand (dotted line).

The Ten Thousand were a group of mercenary units, mainly Greek, drawn up by Cyrus the Younger to attempt to wrest the throne of the Persian Empire from his brother, Artaxerxes march to the Battle of Cunaxa and back to Greece ( BC BC) was   The March of the Ten Thousand is chronicled by Athenian historian Xenophon in his book the “Anabasis” which literally translates to the “The March up-country”(Grant, 10).

The Ten Thousand was a Greek mercenary division comprised of Ten Thousand men who joined the rebellion of Prince Cyrus of Persia in ://   Percy Molesworth Sykes (–) was a British soldier, diplomat, and author who wrote several important books about Persia (present-day Iran) and neighboring countries, including Ten Thousand Miles in Persia (), The Glory of the Shia World (), and this two-volume A History of Persia ().

Sykes was educated at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst and, upon his His first book, Ten thousand miles in Persia, was published in and its chapters on travel, tribes and history marked Sykes as a scholar no less than an observant and tireless traveler.

His second book, The Glory of the Shia World was a rather heavy-handed attempt at a light-hearted account of Persian customs and scenes, as observed in Book/Printed Material The expedition of Cyrus into Persia, and the retreat of the ten thousand Greeks volume 2 About this Item.

View. Image 1 of volume 2 Image 31 of volume 2 XX Geographical near Miles out of his Way to have gone to Zeugma.

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