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Five years in Damascus

Including an Account of the History, Topography, and Antiquities of That City; with Travels and Researches in Palmyra, Lebanon, and the Hauran

Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

CONTENTS OF VOLUME I.
CHAPTER I. INTRODUCTION. — BEYROUT TO DAMASCUS.
CHAPTER II. DAMASCUS. — TOPOGRAPHY AND ANTIQUITIES.
CHAPTER III. HISTORY OF DAMASCUS.
CHAPTER IV. JOURNEY TO PALMYRA.
CHAPTER V. THE VALLEY AND FOUNTAIN OF THE BARADA. — THE ANCIENT ABANA.
CHAPTER VI. MOUNT HERMON, AND THE SOURCES OF THE PHARPAB AND JORDAN.
CHAPTER VII. HELBON.
CHAPTER VIII. EASTERN SLOPES OF AKTILIBANUS, AND PLAIN OF DAMASCUS.
CHAPTER IX. THE PLAIN AND LAKES OF DAMASCUS.
CONTENTS OF VOLUME II.
CHAPTER X. JOURNEY ALONG THE BORDERS OF THE DESERT TO THE JEBEL HAURAN.
CHAPTER XI. FROM HIT TO KUNAWAT — THE NORTHERN SECTION OF JEBEL HAURAN.
CHAPTER XII. FROM KUNAWAT TO BUSRAH.
CHAPTER XIII. BUSRAH TO SULKHAD, KUREIYEH, HEBRAN, AND SUWEIDEH.
CHAPTER XIV. SUWEIDEH TO NEJRAN, EDHR'A (EDREI), AND DAMASCUS.
CHAPTER XV. BOUNDARIES AND PROVINCES OF BASHAN.
CHAPTER XVI. TOUR IN LEBANON, INCLUDING A VISIT TO THE CEDARS AND BA'ALBEK.
CHAPTER XVII. TOUR TO HUMS, AND ROUND THE NORTHERN END OF ANTILIBANUS.

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Library of Congress DS94 .P84

The Physical Object

Pagination 2 v.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL6951148M
Internet Archive fiveyearsindamas01port
LC Control Number 05003456
OCLC/WorldCat 399684
Library Thing 2432491
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