Transcaucasia: sketches of the nations and races between the Black Sea and the Caspian
Adamant Media Corporation • [S. L.] • Published In 2005 • Pages: v, 448
By: Haxthausen, August, Freiherr von, Taylor, John Edward, active.
AbstractThis document describes aspects of Armenian culture and society as observed two decades after the Russian takeover of Armenia. Armenia-specific themes in this travelogue covering much of Transcaucasia include rural landscapes, major towns, domestic architecture, religious practices, legends, and political institutions.
- Sub Region
- Document Type
- Folklorist, Traveller - 4, 5
- Teferi A. Adem
- Coverage Date
- Coverage Place
- Armenia; Georgia
- By Baron von Haxthausen. With illustrations by Graeb
- Translated by J.E. Taylor from the manuscript of the author's "Transkaukasia" , previous to its appearance in the original. cf. Pref.//This Elibron Classics Replica Edition is an unabridged facsimile of the edition published in 1854 by Chapman and Hall, London
- Caucasus, South--Description and travel