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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371 Li Hung Chang — The Viceroy ' s Banquet - Tientsin - Qur Journey up the
PeihoBoating on the Peiho - Night on the River - The Procession to Pekin -
Arrival at Pekin . CHAPTER XXXVIII . CHINA — CONVERSATIONS WITH
150 . On the Simla . . . . . . . 150 . Initial Letter . . 152 . The Hoogly River . . . . . . . . . .
F . B . Schell . 155 . A Chat with the General . . . . H . P . Share . 158 . In a Buddhist
Temple 160 . Our Residence in Rangoon . . . 162 . Signal Pagoda , Rangoon .
Initial Letter . . . . . . . 220 . The Menam River . . . . . 222 . The Audience Hall ,
Bangkok . . . 225 . The Siamese Prime Minister . . . 227 . The Famous Pagoda . . .
. 229 . The Beautiful Gate of the Temple . . . . . . . . 231 . The Tombs of Wat - Chang
It stands on the banks of the river Jumna , and it is said that Shah Jehan intended
to build a counterpart in black marble in which his own ashes should rest . But
misfortunes came to Shah Jehan — ungrateful children , strife , deposition and ...
... that the spirit of mutiny was abroad , that soldiers were holding night meetings ,
and that the pretext was the greased cartridge . Toward the end of February there
was a slight mutiny at Barrackpoor , a beautiful country station on the river near ...
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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