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" Attock now stands : because, first, it appears to have been, in all ages, the pass on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into India ; and this is strongly indicated by the circumstance of Acbar's building the fortress of Attock... "
Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan: Or the Mogul Empire: with an Introduction ... - Page 92
by James Rennell - 1788 - 295 pages
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan; Or the Mogul's Empire: With an Examination of ...

James Rennell - 1783 - 136 pages
...for granted, that Alexander crofled the Indus J at the place where the city of Attock now ftands ; as it appears to have been in all ages, the pafs on the...fortrefs of Attock, to command it. Mr. Frafer, in his hiftory of Nadir Shaw, fays, •' there is but one place where an army can conveniently be tranf" ported,...
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The History of Ancient Greece, Its Colonies, and Conquests: From ..., Volume 5

John Gillies - 1790
...for granted, that Alexander crofled the Indns at the place where the city of Attock , now {lands; as It appears to have been in all ages the pafs on the...from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into India . . . Attock mu ft then fland on .the; fite of the Taxila of Alexander. FTM* thence, as his intention...
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The History of Ancient Greece, Its Colonies, and Conquests: From ..., Volume 5

John Gillies - 1790 - 307 pages
...for granted, tlvat Alexander crofled the Indus at the place where the city of Attock now (lands ; as it appears to have been in all ages the pafs on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Canilahar into India . . . Attock »uft then ftand on the fite of the Taxila of Alexander. From . thence...
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The History of Ancient Greece: Its Colonies and Conquests from the ..., Volume 4

John Gillies - 1801
...Indus at the place where the city of Attock now Hands ; as it appears to have been in all ages the pals on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into Iiulio. • . . Attock muft thei) ftand on the file of the Taxila of Alexander. . From thence, as his...
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The History of Hindostan: Its Arts, and Its Sciences, as Connected ..., Volume 2

Thomas Maurice - 1820
...his army ; because the same geographer observes, " this appears to have been, in all ages, the pass on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into India* ;" which induced the politic Akber, in after-ages, to build, on this spot, the castle of Attock, commanding...
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The History of Ancient Greece: Part the first. From the earliest accounts ...

John Gillies - 1820
...at the place where the city of Attock now stands ; as it appears to have been in all ages tht pass on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into India. . . . Attock must then stand on the site of the Taxila of Alexander. From thence, as his intention...
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Rise and Progress of the British Power in India, Volume 1

Peter Auber - 1837 - 713 pages
...where the city of Attock now stands : because, first, it appears to have been, in all ages, the pass on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into India ; and this is strongly indicated by the circumstance of Acbar's building the fortress of Attock to command it. Mr....
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Rise and progress of the British power in India.2 vols, Volume 1

Peter Auber - 1837
...where the city of Attock now stands : because, first, it appears to have been, in all ages, the pass on the Indus leading from the countries of Cabul and Candahar into India ; and this is strongly indicated by the circumstance of Acbar's building the fortress of Attock to command it. Mr....
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