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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00 Benares — Travel in India , Visit to the Holy Temples — The Religion of India .
CHAPTER XXVIII . . . I 22 INDIA . . . . . . . The Jungle - Tiger Hunting - Pig -
Sticking - A Man - Eater - Antelope Hunting . CHAPTER XXIX . INDIA .
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
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 . The Temple of Heaven ...
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Leonhardt . C . Edmonds . PAGE , ARTIST . 462 . Temple of Buddha , Nagasaki .
The first view was not impressive , and as we looked at the towers of the Taj , and
the white marble walls that reflected the rays of the rising sun , it seemed to be a
beautiful building as a temple , and no more . Perhaps the long night ride may ...
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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