Between the Oxus and the Indus by Reginald Charles Francis Schomberg

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Published by al-Biruni in Lahore .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Gilgit,
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)

Subjects:

  • Gilgit -- Description and travel.,
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- Description and travel.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby R. C. F. Schomberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS392.G54 S36 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p., [11] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4530132M
LC Control Number76930389

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The Bactria–Margiana Archaeological Complex (short BMAC), also known as the Oxus civilization, is the modern archaeological designation for a Bronze Age civilization of Central Asia, dated to c.

– BC in its urban phase or Integration Era, located in present-day northern Afghanistan, eastern Turkmenistan, southern Uzbekistan and western Tajikistan, centred on the upper Amu Darya.

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Between the Indus and the Oxus was written in the earlier half of the twentieth by a British traveller known as R.C.F Schomberg. In the introductory chapter the writer briefly explains the Gilgit Agency, including themes such as the geography, people, languages and political administration of.

The Amu Darya, also called the Amu or Amo River, and historically known by its Latin name Oxus and Greek ὦξος, is a major river in Central Asia. It is formed by the junction of the Vakhsh and Panj rivers, in the Tigrovaya Balka Nature Reserve on the border between Tajikistan and Afghanistan, Country: Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.

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Between the Oxus and the Indus. [R C F Schomberg] -- Tour of inspection summer of Karakoram, Hindu Kush & Pamirs, under control of Gilgit Agency.

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Schomberg writes of the Gilgit Agency, Hunza and its people, the Yasin valley, etc. Yakushi. Some five chapters deal with the habits, customs, etc of the Hunza people and there is a chapter on the Hunza-Nagir War. The Oxus is a river, today called Amu Darya in its western part and Wakhsh in its eastern parts, which flows for a length of km across modern Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan into Lake Aral.

In Ancient times it crossed the regions Fergana, Bactria, Oxeiana, Sogdiana and Khiva. The Oxus and the Iaxartes are called twin rivers, because of their same destination, almost Author: Antoine Simonin.

Ai-Khanoum (Aï Khānum, also Ay Khanum, lit.“Lady Moon” in Uzbek), possibly the historical Alexandria on the Oxus (Greek: Ἀλεξάνδρεια ἡ ἐπὶ τοῦ Ώξου), possibly later named Eucratidia, Εὐκρατίδεια) was one of the primary cities of the Greco-Bactrian Kingdom from circa BCE, and of the Indo-Greek kings when they ruled both in Bactria and Location: Takhar Province, Afghanistan.

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He is a security consultant, political analyst, former Mujahid and writer. Skip to primary navigation. The Relationship between the Oxus Civilization and the Indo-Iranian Borderlands. Benjamin Mutin and Carl C. Lamberg-Karlovsky. Interaction between the Worlds of South Asia and Central Asia.

Shereen Ratnagar. The Oxus Civilization/BMAC and its Interaction with the Arabian Gulf. A Review of the Evidences. Pierre Lombard. This ambitious book provides a comprehensive overview by many experts of the remarkable Bronze Age Civilization of the Oxus including detailed description of the settlement systems, the archaeological evidence for a complex and unique culture as well as discussions of relations with neighboring civilizations in Iran, the Indus Valley and.

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From the Jacket: The Indus region, comprising the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent (now Pakistan), has always had its distinct identity - racially, ethnically, linguistically and culturally. In the last five thousand years this region has been a part of India politically for only five hundred years.

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1st Ed. Rare. $ For Jaguar. For Jaguar F-type Right Hand Mirror Back Indus Used Genuine Exebb0men. $ 10w Indus Identity Myth Or Reality By Pathan Habibullah English Paperback Book F. The Oxus Civilization has unique architecture, an exceptionally rich material culture, and contacts with Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley and the Iranian Plateau.

Key words: Oxus Civilization, Early. Tutorial: How to design a transistor circuit that controls low-power devices - Duration: Applied Science Recommended for you. The Indus Valley or Harappan civilization rose, flourished and died during the Bronze Age, – BCE with a mature period between – BCE.

According to Biblical archaeology the Israelites broke away from the Canaanites around – BCE. The Indus Valley Civilisation (IVC) was a Bronze Age civilisation in the northwestern regions of South Asia, lasting from BCE to BCE, and in its mature form from BCE to BCE.

Together with ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, it was one of three early civilisations of the Near East and South Asia, and of the three, the most widespread, its sites spanning an area stretching from Geographical range: South Asia.

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- Indus Valley Civilization disappears by BC and many of its settlements were abandoned. The Indus region, comprising the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent (now Pakistan), has always had its distinct identity - racially, ethnically, linguistically and culturally.

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MAPS, CENTRAL ASIA, AFGHANISTAN Work Title MAPS, CENTRAL ASIA, AFGHANISTAN View Title Probable itineraries of Huan-Tsang between the Oxus and the Indus Work Record ID Image Record ID Classification Filing Number A C  [PDF Download] The Sands of Oxus: Boyhood Reminiscences of Sadriddin Aini (Bibliotheca Iranica.Other articles where Oxus Valley is discussed: India: Other important sites: civilization, is Shortughai in the Amu Darya (Oxus River) valley, in northern Afghanistan.

There the remains of a small Harappan colony, presumably sited so as to provide control of the lapis lazuli export trade originating in neighbouring Badakhshan, have been excavated by a French team.

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