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Across Coveted Lands by Arnold Henry Savage Landor

Kirri Tamarix articulata vahl


Sher-i-Nasrya

to Birjand, about 12 stages 210 miles. Birjand to Meshed, _via_ Turbat-i-Haidari 277 "

Botanical Specimens Collected by Author in North Beluchistan. (Presented to the British Museum of Natural History.)

_Native Name._ _Agat_ Lornia spinosa. Sch. Bip. _Buju_ Stipa (grass). _Eshwerk_ Rhazya stricta Dec. _Jirri x Jerr_ Artemisia Herba-Alva Asso. _Karkar_ Fagonia Aucheri Boiss. _Kesankur_ Peganum Harmala L. _Kanderi_ (?) Salsola. _Kirri_ Tamarix articulata vahl. _Kul_ } _Drug_ } Phragmites communis Trin. (A reed.) _Kulich' nell_ Cressa cretica L. { Anabasis sp. _Lara_ { Tamarix sp. _Pish_ Nannorhops Ritchieana Wendl. (Palm.) _Sachdonne_ Astragalus sp. ---- Moricandia sp. ---- Alyssum. ---- Cichorium (?). ---- Nerium Oleander L. ---- Convolvulus sp. ---- Salicornia fruticosa L. ---- Suaeda monoica Forsk.

[Illustration: Sketch Map of A. Henry Savage Landor's Journey from Kerman (Persia) to Quetta (Beluchistan) giving detailed survey of Sistan-Nushki Route by Author.]

INDEX

justify;"> i. == Vol. I.

ii. == Vol. II.

Abal Kassem Khan, i. 40 Abbas Ali, Camel man, ii. 117 Abbas Ali Khan, British Agent in Birjand, ii. 104 Abdulabad, i. 79 Abid, ii. 19 Accumulations of wealth, i. 120 Across the Salt Desert, ii. 1-89 Afghan-Beluch Boundary, the, ii. 377 Afghan Desert, ii. 309 Invasion, i. 88 Soldiers, ii. 101 Women, ii. 440 Afghanistan, ii. 316 Afghans, ii. 283, 322 African black, an, i. 80 Agdah, i. 371 Agha Baba, i. 51, 73 Mahommed, i. 88 Agha Mahommed's invasion of Persia, i. 449, 450 Ahwaz, i. 340 Ahwaz-Isfahan track, i. 340 Alabaster throne, i. 225 Ala-el-Mulk, Governor of Kerman, i. 317, 433 Alamut Mt., i. 69 Alexandrovo, i. 3 Aliabad, i. 250 Ali Murat, ii. 24 Alliance Francaise, i. 171 Alliance Israelite, i. 172 Ambition, i. 126 American interests, i. 95 Amir of Birjand, ii. 94 Sistan, ii. 157 audience of the, ii. 185 Anar, i. 419 Ardakan Mts., i. 372 Ardeshir Meheban Irani, i. 405 Armenian Archbishop, i. 282 men, i. 283 women, i. 283 Armenians, i. 282 emigration of, i. 284 Artillery, ii. 92 Assiabo Gordoneh, i. 374 Astara, i. 27 Astrabad, i. 29, 185 Azerbaijan, i. 185 Azizawad, i. 249

Backhtiaris, i. 341 Badjirs, (Ventilating Shafts), i. 380, 408 Baghih, i. 428 Baku, i. 5, 21 native city, i. 23 Bambis, i. 365 Bandan, ii. 136 Bandan Mts., ii. 136 Bandar Abbas, i. 332 trade of, i. 334 Band-i-Sistan, ii. 227 Banking in Persia, i. 139 Bank-notes, i. 129, 147 Banks, i. 135 Banque d'Escompte et de Prets, i. 134 Poliakoff, i. 134 Barbers, i. 309; ii. 71 Baths, i. 376 Bazaar, i. 35, 245, 267, 296-312; ii. 27 Beetroot Sugar Company, the, i. 118 Beggars, ii. 30 Behai sect, the, i. 391 Belgian Customs Officers, i. 155, 337 Bellew, ii. 321 Bellows, i. 255 Beluch, ii. 102, 120 Beluch-Afghan Boundary, ii. 308 Beluch bread, ii. 325 chiefs, ii. 420-422 dancing, ii. 305 diet, ii. 417 dress, ii. 418 Durbar, ii. 441 dwellings, ii. 415 fakir, ii. 433 fort, ii. 413 graves, ii. 313, 410, 422 graves, section of, ii. 402 graveyard, ii. 400, 438 greeting, ii. 276 hospitality, ii. 434 huts, ii. 434 implements, ii. 417 love and war songs, ii. 301 marriages, ii. 403 maternal love, ii. 311 Mesjids (or Mazit), ii. 363 music, ii. 296 ornaments, ii. 419 prisoners, ii. 324 religion, ii. 364, 423 rugs, i. 318 salutations, ii. 356 tents, ii. 310 types, ii. 350 weaving looms, ii. 416 Beluchistan, i. 98 Persian, i. 191 subdivisions of, ii. 381 Benn, Major, R. E., British Consul, Sistan, ii. 145, 163, 168, 169, 172 Benn, Bazaar, ii. 150 Biddeh, i. 375 Biddeshk, i. 277 Birjand, ii. 90 citadel, ii. 92 city, ii. 91 commercially, ii. 93 exports, ii. 99 imports, ii. 98 industries of, ii. 97 routes from, ii. 93 ruined fortress at, ii. 90 Biwarzin Yarak range, i. 69 Blackmail, i. 93 Bohemian glass, i. 307 Bokhara, Amir of, i. 25 Bombay Amelioration Society of the Parsees, i. 404 Brahui, ii. 365, 382 Bread, i. 310 making, ii. 259 of camel men, ii. 24 British Bazaar, ii. 151 flag, difficulties of hoisting the, ii. 172 goods, i. 36, 153, 166, 178; ii. 147 India Navigation Company, the, i. 334 Legation, i. 96, 98 staff, i. 98 protection, ii. 95, 153 trade, i. 155, 161 traders, ii. 152 Britishers, i. 143 in Persia, i. 84 Bunjar, ii. 194 Buried city, seemingly, ii. 270 Bushire Company, i. 147 Business principles, i. 120


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