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Le Tour du Monde; Perse

Journal des voyages et des voyageurs; 2. sem. 1860

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1860
Language: French
Wordcount: 29,349 / 105 pg
LoC Category: G
Downloads: 644
Added to site: 2008.05.09
mnybks.net#: 20805
Genre: Travel
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oncert et drames birmans. -- Sources de naphte; leur exploitation. -- Un monastère et ses habitants. -- La ville de Pagán. -- Myeen-Kyan. -- Amarapoura. -- Paysage. -- Arrivée à Amarapoura. 258

Amarapoura; ses palais, ses temples. -- L'éléphant blanc. -- Population de la ville. -- Recensement suspect. -- Audience du roi. -- Présents offerts et reçus. -- Le prince héritier présomptif et la princesse royale. -- Incident diplomatique. -- Religion bouddhique. -- Visites aux grands fonctionnaires. -- Les dames birmanes. 273

Comment on dompte les éléphants en Birmanie. -- Excursions autour d'Amarapoura. -- Géologie de la vallée de l'Irawady. -- Les poissons familiers. -- Le serpent hamadryade. -- Les Shans et autres peuples indigènes du royaume d'Ava. -- Les femmes chez les Birmans et chez les Karens. -- Fêtes birmanes. -- Audience de congé. -- Refus de signer un traité. -- Lett

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