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Narrative of the United States" expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea

William Francis Lynch

Narrative of the United States" expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea

by William Francis Lynch

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lynch, William Francis, -- 1801-1865,
  • Palestine -- Description and travel,
  • United States -- Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. F. Lynch.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 508 p., [30] leaves of plates (2 fold.) :
    Number of Pages508
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18729900M
    OCLC/WorldCa4139829

    Drawing of Aqil Agha, from William Francis Lynch book The Narrative of the United States Expedition of the River Jordan and the Dead Sea. Published in Published in I'billin: Melkite Church of the Sermon on the Mount, completed in District: Northern. Tiberias (/ t aɪ ˈ b ɪər i ə s /; Hebrew: טְבֶרְיָה, Tverya; Arabic: طبريا ‎, romanized: Ṭabariyyā) is an Israeli city on the western shore of the Sea of ished around 20 CE, it was named in honour of the second emperor of the Roman Empire, Area: 10, dunams ( km² or sq mi).

    Narrative of the United States’ Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea. Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, Surprised to meet a South Carolinian operating an experimental cotton plantation in Turkey, Lynch imagined that Turkey could become a place to send freed American slaves. He sailed his small fleet to the mouth of the Jordan River, writing in Narrative of the United States’ Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea, “Buoyantly floated the two ‘Fannies,’ bearing the stars and stripes. Since the time of Josephus and the Romans, no vessel of any size has sailed upon this sea, and for many, many years.

    Ein Gedi nature reserve was declared in and is one of the most important reserves in Israel. The park is situated on the eastern border of the Judean Desert, on the Dead Sea coast, and covers an area of dunams (3, acres or 14 km 2).. The elevation of the land ranges from the level of the Dead Sea at meters (1, ft) below sea level to the plateau of the Judean . Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours, gradient tints, and soundings. Shows route of party and location of camps. Exhibition: The Call of Zion, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Jan 1, Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May , Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster .


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Narrative of the United States' expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea / by W. Lynch, commander of the expedition, with a map from accurate surveys () (Reprint) Lynch, William Francis, Expedition to the Dead Sea. Chapter I. Introductory. On the 8th of May,the town and castle of Vera Cruz having some time before surrendered, and there being nothing left for the Navy to perform, I preferred an application to the Hon.

John Y. Mason, the head of the department, for permission to circumnavigate and thoroughly explore the Lake Asphaltites or Dead Sea. audio All audio latest This Just In Grateful Dead Netlabels Old Time Radio 78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings. Full text of "Narrative of the United States' expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea" See other formats.

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Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, (Stereotyped by J. Fagan: Printed by T.K. and P.G. Collins.) (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Francis Lynch. Narrative of the United States' expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea.

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philadelphia: lea and blanchard, this is a stunningly beautiful copy of the classic book narrative of the united states expedition to the river jordan and the dead sea written by w.f.

lynch and illustrated with two foldout maps and dozens of illustrations this copy appears to have been especially hand bound for a fine collection the book is half leather with gold. Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea: Author: William Francis Lynch: Edition: 7: Publisher: Lee and Blanchard, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea. $ Free shippingSeller Rating: % positive. SATURDAY, APRIL Awakened at daylight by one of the Arabs calling the rest to prayer. The summons but slightly heeded.

Despatched Lieut. Dale, Dr. Anderson, and Mr. Bedlow, with the interpreter, a Turkish soldier, and some Arab guides, to Sebbeh (Masada); they took the camel with them to carry water. Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordon and the Dead Sea, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive.

The full text of W. Lynch's book Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea is available online. Charles Leonard Irby and James Mangles travelled along the shores of the Dead Sea already in –18, but didn't navigate on its on: Israel, Jordan, West Bank.

THE FIRST TO CHART THE LENGTH OF THE RIVER JORDAN: SCARCE FIRST EDITION OF NARRATIVE OF THE UNITED STATES’ EXPEDITION TO THE RIVER JORDAN AND THE DEAD SEA, LYNCH, W.F. Narrative of the United States’ Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea.

Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, Thick octavo, original gilt- and blind. Media in category "Narrative of the United States Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea" The following 37 files are in this category, out of 37 total. Akil × ; 37 KB. In the 19th century the River Jordan and the Dead Sea were explored by boat primarily by Christopher Costigan inThomas Howard Molyneux inWilliam Francis Lynch inand John MacGregor in The full text of W.

Lynch's book Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea is available Country: Jordan, Israel, Syria, Palestine.

The gorge which constitutes the end of the northern, and connects it with the southern portion of the sea, is from 2 to 5 miles wide, and about 7 miles in length, and gradually shoals as you proceed southward; and at the strait of Point Molyneaux, so called by Lieut.

L, after the Englishman who had preceded him, the water is but 3 fathoms deep. InLt. William Francis Lynch of the U.S. Navy led a man expedition to explore the Dead Sea and the course of the River Jordan to its source, with the assent of the Secretary of the Navy John Y.

Mason and the support of the United States Naval Hydrographic Office. The United States had no formal designs on territory in the Middle East, but personally Lynch found the. Official Report of the United States Expedition to Explore the Dead Sea and River Jordan.

Baltimore, MD: John Murphy & Co., ____. Report of Commander W. Lynch, in Relation to His Mission to the Coast of Africa. [Washington, ]. Montague, Edward P. Narrative of the Late Expedition to the Dead Sea.

Home» ABZU» Search» Narrative of the United States' expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea. Narrative of the United States' expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea. Author(s): Lynch, William Francis: URL.William Francis Lynch is the author of Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan & the Dead Sea ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 2 revie /5.Lynch conducted his mission with a crew of 16 sailors in and published his findings in his book, Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea.