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...Initially published for governmental use only, a prefaratory note states that this paper was prepared to summarize the geology of Mesopotamia and its borderlands, with particular attention to its mineral resources and likely industrial...
...The author was a professor at the Catholic Institute in Paris. Contents: I. Industrie de la Nourriture; II. Industrie Textile; III. Industrie Chimique et Silicates; IV. Teinture et Blanchiment; V. Industries d'Art; VI.Industries Diverses....
...Publication based on the findings of the author's journey to the Caucasus undertaken under the auspices of the "Ministère de l'instruction publique et des beaux arts" of France with the purpose of archaeological exploration. Comprises 2...
...Granger was a doctor from Dijon who had changed his name from Tourtechot and who travelled in Egypt and Syria in the 1730s. He was a friend of Pignon, French consul in Cairo and his major interest was in natural history. He died in 1734...
...Written in French, with numerous words and brief passages in Arabic, this book is the report of a detailed ethnographic and sociological study, resulting from an expedition which departed in 1891. The expedition leader, Jules-Léon Dutreuil...
...First and only edition of a collection of papers on Iraqi zoology by members of the British Expeditionary Forces in Mesopotamia and Persia, based on specimens collected during the First World War and first published in the Journal...
...A doctoral thesis submitted to the University of London for the degree of Doctor of Science. An analysis of the geology of Armenia, comprising findings of previous observers' research and the author's own research, the fieldwork being...
...Paper by Michael Zohary on the vegetal landscape and plant distribution of Iran, based partly on the author's field research. Supplement to Bulletin of the Research Council of Israel, Section D. Botany, Volume 11D, March 1963, author...
...John Mason, Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh), was sent out by the Free Church of Scotland Committee for Promoting Christianity among the Jews, in the spring of 1846, to act as medical missionary at Jassy (Rom. Iași...
...Publication produced as a result of the author's travels in Iran at the behest of the l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique; number 59 in the second series of the Institut's 'Memoires'. As its title suggests, it presents...