Travels and Discoveries in the Levant 2 Volume Set 2 Volume Paperback Set: Volume SET

Travels and Discoveries in the Levant 2 Volume Set 2 Volume Paperback Set: Volume SET

by Charles Thomas Newton
     
 

An account from 1865 of archaeologist C. T. Newton's travels and excavations on the coast of Turkey between 1852 and 1859.See more details below

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An account from 1865 of archaeologist C. T. Newton's travels and excavations on the coast of Turkey between 1852 and 1859.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781108017442
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/26/2010
Series:
Cambridge Library Collection - Archaeology Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
763
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Introduction; 1. Departure from England; 2. Athens; 3. Constantinople; 4. Description of Mytilene; 5. The Archbishop of Mytilene; 6. A Turkish Mejlis; 7. A Levantine steamer; 8. Eresos; 9. Arrival of Mr. J. E. Blunt; 10. Arrival of Ali Nehad Effendi; 11. Visit to Salonica and the Troad; 12. First impressions of Rhodes; 13. Ancient Rhodes; 14. Visit to Monastery of Zambika; 15. My muleteer Panga; 16. A cruise with Mr. Finlay to Scio; 17. Tour in Rhodes; 18. Visit to Cos in the Sampson; 19. Arrival of Lord Carlisle in the Firebrand; 20. Preparations for war with Russia; 21. Trianda; 22. Return to Turkey via Athens; 23. A Cruise to Tenedos with Ismael Pasha; 24. The Courban Bairam; 25. Departure for Calymnos; 26. Rhodes; 27. Calymniote divers; 28. Excavations on an Acropolis; 29. Manoli the Cassiote; Appendix; Notes. Volume 2: 30. Recruiting for Land Transport Corps; 31. Visit to Ayasso and Plumari; 32. Taking of Sebastopol; 33. Visit to Constantinople; 34. Cruise in the Medusa; 35. Castle at Budrum; 36. Arrival of the Gorgon at Budrum; 37. Discovery of Roman mosaic pavements in Field of Hadji Captan; 38. Discovery of the site of the Mausoleum; 39. Turkish wrestlers; 40. Further excavations on site of Mausoleum; 41. Discovery of Eastern peribolos wall; 42. Visit to Branchidae; 43. Establishment at Cnidus; 44. Description of the site of Cnidus; 45. Final excavations on site of Mausoleum; 46. Discovery of colossal lion near Cnidus; 47. Description of the Doric tomb; 48. Second visit to Branchidae; 49. Temple of Venus; 50. Triopion promontory; 51. Eastern necropolis; 52. Return of Lieut. Smith; 52. Visit of H. R. H. Prince Alfred to Cnidus and Budrum in the Euryalus; Notes.

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