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From the Hebrides to the Himalayas

a sketch of eighteen months" wanderings in western isles and eastern highlands

by C. F. Gordon-Cumming

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Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hebrides (Scotland),
  • India,
  • Himalaya Mountains
    • Subjects:
    • Voyages and travels.,
    • Hebrides (Scotland) -- Description and travel.,
    • India -- Description and travel.,
    • Himalaya Mountains -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Constance F. Gordon Cumming.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG490 .G68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6963012M
      LC Control Number05038877
      OCLC/WorldCa9229887

        See the locations in the book here Hebrides booktrail The landscape of the Outer Hebrides has become just as much a character in Peter May’s Lewis trilogy as the characters themselves. All stunningly evoked in fiction, this is a real chance to see them for yourself, if you can’t get to the islands, There’s rocky headlands, small lochs, long and winding roads and a sense of isolation /5(64). First Light: Sojourns with People of the Outer Hebrides, the Sierra Madre, the Himalayas, and Other Remote Places Ethan Hubbard, Author Chelsea Green Publishing Company $ (p) ISBN .

      In the Hebrides, both the land and sea are formidable. But Murton also shows the Hebrides’ other side: a place for life to thrive. He writes about the enchanting society that inhabited far-flung St Kilda in the s, who reaped the island’s sheer cliffs – the highest in all Britain – like farmers would their fields.   Ekballo Project // To the Ends of the Earth: The Himalayas “In October of a team of eight journeyed to one of the most remote regions in the Himalayas.

      An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. Full text of "In the Himalayas and on the Indian plains". Shock Dynamics - Virtually all features developed from a single event, features such as the Andes, the Philippines, the East African Rift Zone, the Mariana Trench, the Lord Howe Rise, the Appalachians, the Himalayas, Europe, the New Hebrides, the Bering Sea, etc. Simple experiments show how turbulence in shocked crust shaped the seafloor (click.


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From the Hebrides to the Himalayas: a sketch of eighteen months' wanderings in western isles and eastern highlands by Gordon Cumming, C. (Constance Frederica), Volume 2 of From the Hebrides to the Himalayas, Constance Frederica Gordon- Cumming From the Hebrides to the Himalayas: A Sketch of Eighteen Months' Wanderings in Western Isles and Eastern Highlands, Constance Frederica Gordon Cumming: Author: Constance Frederica Gordon Cumming: Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington,   From the Hebrides to the Himalayas.

A Sketch of Eighteen Months' Wanderings in Western Isles and Eastern Highlands. [With Plates.]: II [Constance Frederica Gordon. Cumming] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. First light: Sojourns with people of the Outer Hebrides, the Sierra Madre, the Himalayas, and other remote places Hardcover – January 1, by Ethan Hubbard (Author) › Visit Amazon's Ethan Hubbard Page.

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Subjects: Hebrides (Scotland) -- Description and travel. India -- Description and travel. Himalaya Mountains -- Description and travel. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. Get Books Spending a peaceful vacation on the charming Scottish island of Iona, Dorothy Martin’s enjoyment is marred only by her fellow travelling companions, a bickering American church tour.

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Peter May's 'Hebrides', is a wonderful book to own and to look at, whether one goes cover to cover, or just dips in and out randomly. The front cover draws us in, to see more; to look inside the building and imagine it as someone's home.

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Full text of "From the Hebrides to the Himalayas: a sketch of eighteen months' wanderings in western isles and eastern highlands". In the Hebrides By C. Gordon Cumming () THE dreamy summer in the Western Isles which furnished the notes for the following pages, was immediately succeeded by a prolonged spell of most delightful wanderings in the Himalayas.

Walking the Himalayas is the book he wrote on his return. Wood carefully blends in at Kabul, for it is ‘best to avoid anywhere that Terry Taliban reckons he can bag an infidel’, meets a Shaman who talks to the decapitated head of a goat and drinks its blood among the Karakoram Ranges, escapes a car crash with a broken arm and shoulder, sees.

From the Hebrides to the Himalayas (referenced in 'A Lady's Cruise') () (transcription project) At Home in Fiji (referenced in 'A Lady's Cruise') (?) Alexandria () A Glimpse of Cairo () Egyptian Dervishes () A Lady's Cruise in a French Man-of-War () "Egyptian Dervishes" in Littell's Living Age,   A description of the vehicles in a Calcutta street, with a drawing of a bullock cart, page 28 In the Himalayas and on the Indian Plains by C F [Constance Frederica] Gordon Cumming Some parts of the book were first published in in From the Hebrides to the Himalayas.

Cumming (Constance F. Gordon-). From the Hebrides to the Himalayas, 1st edition,inscribed. In Printed Books, Maps & Autographs, Travel, Atla. The Hebrides (/ ˈ h ɛ b r ɪ d iː z /; Scottish Gaelic: Innse Gall, pronounced [ˈĩːʃə ˈkaul̪ˠ]; Old Norse: Suðreyjar) comprise a widespread and diverse archipelago off the west coast of mainland are two main groups: the Inner and Outer Hebrides.

These islands have a long history of occupation dating back to the Mesolithic, and the culture of the residents has been. The Himalayas, or Himalaya (/ ˌ h ɪ m ə ˈ l eɪ ə, h ɪ ˈ m ɑː l ə j ə /), (Sanskrit: himá (हिम, "snow") and ā-laya (आलय, "abode, receptacle, dwelling")), is a mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan range has many of Earth's highest peaks, including the highest, Mount Everest (Nepal/China).

Constance Frederica “Eka” Gordon-Cumming (26 May – 4 September ) was a noted Scottish travel writer and painter. Born in a wealthy family, she travelled around the world and painted described scenes and life as she saw them.

Books shelved as hebrides: The Lewis Man by Peter May, The Blackhouse by Peter May, The Chessmen by Peter May, Sea Room: An Island Life in the Hebrides b. Lofted takes you on a journey of discovery with stunning photography and words featuring golf experiences across the globe, including classic courses in Wisconsin, USA, the remote islands of Scotland's Outer Hebrides, a magical Malaysian course in a tropical paradise, the foothills of the Himalayas and the windswept King Island in the Bass.Hebrides, group of more than 40 islands extending in an arc off the Atlantic (west) coast of Scotland.

The islands are subdivided into two groups—the Inner Hebrides to the east and the Outer Hebrides to the west—which are separated from each other by channels called the Minch and the Little Minch.Books shelved as himalayas: The Snow Leopard by Peter Matthiessen, Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer, Seven.