Excerpt from Handbook for Travellers in Algeria and Tunis: Algiers, Oran, Constantine, Carthage, Etc
This period has been occupied by him in increasing his know ledge of the country, and in endeavouring to make the familiar Red Book more useful to the public. Not only has eve... ry route been carefully corrected and in most cases re-written, but new ones have been added in little known parts of the country and in the Regency of Tunis, where, though at present the facilities for travelling are not very great, the traveller is sure to be recompensed for any hardships he may incur by magnificent scenery, Roman ruins of the greatest interest, and an opportunity of seeing the native races almost unchanged since the first Arab conquerors overran the country and swept away the very name of Christianity.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Hvis denne bog ikke er noget for dig, kan du benytte kategorierne nedenfor til at finde andre titler. Klik på en kategori for at se lignende bøger.