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➜ [KINDLE] ❆ Russia in Central Asia in 1889 By George Nathaniel Curzon ➦ – Srl-ltd.co.uk RUSSIA IN CENTRAL ASIA IN 1889 AND THE ANGLO RUSSIAN UESTION by THE HON GEORGE N Published in London in 1889 PREFACE THE nucleus of this book less than one third of its present dimensions appeared in KINDLE Russia in Central Asia in 1889 By George Nathaniel Curzon Srl ltdcouk RUSSIA IN CENTRAL ASIA IN 1889 AND THE ANGLO RUSSIAN UESTION by THE HON GEORGE N Published in London in 1889 PREFACE THE nucleus of this book less than one third of its present dimensions appeared in RUSSIA IN CENTRAL ASIA IN AND THE Central Asia PDFEPUB ANGLO RUSSIAN UESTION by THE HON GEORGE N Published in London in PREFACE THE nucleus of this book less than one third of its present dimensions appeared in the shape of a series of articles entitled Russia in Central Asia which I contributed to the Manchester Courier and other lead ing English provincial newspapers in the months of November and December and January These articles were descriptive of a journey which I had taken in the months of Russia in ePUB September and October along the newly constructed Transcaspian Rail way through certain of the Central Asian dominions of the Czar of Russia Exigencies of space however and the limitations of journalistic propriety prevented me from including in my letters a good deal of information which I had obtained and were of course fatal to th

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Diligently explored In the absence of any Russian publications corresponding to the Blue books and voluminous reports of the English Govern ment Departments it is extremely difficult to acuire full or precise information about Russian affairs But such sources as were open to me in newspapers articles I have industriously studied I trust therefore that substantial accuracy may be predicated of these pages for in a case where the inferences to be drawn are both of high political significance and are absolutely dependent upon the correct statement of facts A few words of explanation as to what these chapters do and what they do not profess to be Their pretensions are of no very exalted order They are in the main a record of a journey taken under circumstances of exceptional advantage and ease through a country the interest of which to English readers consists no longer in its physical remoteness and impenetrability but rather in the fact that those conditions have just been superseded by a new order of tilings capable at any moment of bringing it under the stern and immediate notice of Englishmen as the theatre of imperial diplomacy possibly uod di avertant omen as the threshold of international war

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Russia in Central Asia in 1889E incorporation with the narrative of illustrations or maps Written too at a distance from works of reference and depending in some cases upon testimony which I had no opportunity to verify or support my former in Central Asia PDF articles contained errors which I have since been able to correct These considerations and the desire to place before the public in a coherent and easily accessible shape the latest information about the interesting regions which I traversed have encouraged me almost entirely to rewrite and to publish in a careful and extended form my somewhat fragmentary original contributions to which in the interval I have also been enabled to add a mass of entirely new material If the impress of their early character be in places at all perceptibly retained it is because I am strongly of opinion that in descriptions of travel first thoughts are apt to be the best and have conseuently sometimes shrunk from depriving my narrative of such vividness or colour as it may have gained from being originally written upon the spot References figures and statistics I have subjected to verification while such sources of contemporary history as relate to my subject I have

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