Around the World with General Grant: A Narrative of the Visit of General U.S. Grant, Ex-president of the United States, to Various Countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, in 1877, 1878, 1879. To which are Added Certain Conversations with General Grant on Questions Connected with American Politics and History, Part 1
American News Company, 1879 - 1262 pages
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... at Yokohama - Arrival at Tokio - Impressions of Tokio — The Japanese Cabinet
- Received by the Emperor - A Military Review - Enriokwan — Palace Life -
Conversation with the Emperor - The Loochoo Question - Progress of Japan .
Palace of the Maharajah . . . . . . C . E . H . Bonwell . 12 . Carriage of Hindoo Lady
... Photograph . 23 . Our First Elephant Ride . . . . 26 . Journey to Palace of Amber
. ... The Old Palace at Bhurtpoor . 43 . Futtehpoor Sikra . . . . . . F . B . Schell . 46 .
386 . The Western Gate , Pekin . 389 . Bridge near Pekin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C . R .
Parsons . 391 . Pekin Newsboy . . . . 394 . Ruins of the Summer Palace . . . . . F . B
. Schell . 397 . The Toilet . . . 399 . A Street in Pekin . . . . . . . . W . T . Fitler . 401 .
He built his palace , which is now the fort . What it must have been in the time of
the emperor we may imagine from what we see at Jeypore , where the
Maharajah still reigns and lives in Oriental splendor . No modern palace can give
you an ...
It was in this palace that the families of the British residents took refuge during the
mutiny of 1857 . A description of the palace , to give you any idea of its vastness
and splendor , would be impossible in the space of any publication not devoted ...
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Initially released in two volumes, this work has been combined and abridged by historian Fellman. Young, the European correspondent for the New York Herald, joined the Civil Warrior's entourage as he ... Read full review