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by Edmond O'Donovan

Author: Edmond O'Donovan
Subcategory: Reference
Language: English
Publisher: Imprint unknown (August 24, 1995)
Pages: 1052 pages
Category: Travels
Rating: 4.9
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Online Library → Edmund O'Donovan → The Merv Oasis; travels and adventures east of the Caspian during the years 1879-80-81, including five months' residence among the Tekkés of Merv (Volume 2) → online text (page 13 of 40. It lies to the east of the main channel of the Murgab, its length forming the cord of a large bend which the river here makes to the southward. The fortifications were of that kind which the popula- tions of these Central Asian plains seem to have constructed from time immemorial, and the remnants of which one still sees scattered far and near. They consist of one huge continuous embankment, thirty-five or forty feet in vertical.

The Online Books Page. Author: O'Donovan, Edmond, 1844-1883. Note: 2 volumes; New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1883. Subject: Merv (Extinct city) - Description and travel. The Merv Oasis: Travels and Adventures East of the Caspian During the Years 1879-80-81, Including Five Months' Residence Among the Tekkés of Merv. Title: The Merv Oasis: Travels and Adventures East of the Caspian During the Years 1879-80-81, Including Five Months' Residence Among the Tekkés of Merv. Subject: Asia, Central - Description and travel. Subject: Eastern question (Central Asia).

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O’Donovan describes the Russian military campaign in the region and the fall of the fortress at Geok-Tepe in early 1881, but his focus is on the peoples and cultures of the region.

Volume one covers his voyage from Trebizon (Trabzon), in Turkey, across Georgia and the Caucasus to Baku (in present-day Azerbaijan), his crossing of the Caspian Sea, and his travels in the regions east of the Caspian, in Turkmenistan and Iran. O’Donovan describes the Russian military campaign in the region and the fall of the fortress at Geok-Tepe in early 1881, but his focus is on the peoples and cultures of the region. The appendix includes a collection of documents relevant to the narrative, with translations from Persian and Russian, and facsimiles of several of the Persian and Russian documents.