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history of Arabia Felix, or Yemen

Playfair, Robert Lambert Sir.

history of Arabia Felix, or Yemen

from the commencement of the Christian era to the middle of the nineteenthcentury, including an account of the British settlement of Aden, with introductory chapters on the geographical development and the different regions of Yemen, with appendices of documents and an index.

by Playfair, Robert Lambert Sir.

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Published by Ad Orientem, Philo Press in St. Leonards, Amsterdam .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of 1859 ed., published, Bombay, Bombay Government.

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Open LibraryOL21376775M
ISBN 109060221176

But Yemen — which means South Arabia in Arabic — was for centuries the center of civilization and wealth on the Arabian peninsula. The Romans referred to the area as Arabia Felix, or "Happy Arabia. ONE OF THE EARLIEST BOOKS ON THE BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ADEN: PLAYFAIR’S YEMEN, SCARCE BOMBAY FIRST EDITION—BIBLIOGRAPHER’S COPY (YEMEN) PLAYFAIR, Robert Lambert. A History of Arabia Felix or Yemen.

About Arabia Felix. A riveting account of a landmark expedition that left only one survivor, now back in print for the first time in decades. Arabia Felix is the spellbinding true story of a scientific expedition . A Danish writer's recreation of six of his countrymen's midth century journeys into the then unknown world of the Yemen, or southwest Arabia. The book has a period flavor, (either that or the translation .

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Modern history of Yemen - Wikipedia. Book review. Arabia Felix: An Exploration of the Archaeological History of Yemen. by Alessandro de Maigret.

Stacey International, London Pp Maps, Plans, Tables, Charts, B &W illus, Index. £ ISBN Travellers in the Yemen.

A History of Arabia Felix Or Yemen, from the Commencement of the Christian Era to the History of Arabia Felix Time: Including an Account of the British Settlement of Aden Volume 49 of New series], [Selections from the 4/5(3). Book Review: 'Arabia Felix: The Danish History of Arabia Felix Of ,' By Thorkild Hansen Of the scholars who set out on a quest to Yemen, only one came back alive.

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The best books on Yemen recommended by Bernard Haykel. Princeton professor Bernard Haykel’s fascinating selection of books paints a worrying picture of a country at odds with the cultural riches of. The Greek writer Eratosthenes (3rd century bce) described “Eudaimon Arabia” (i.e., Arabia Felix, or Yemen) as inhabited by four major peoples (ethne), and it is on the basis of his nomenclature for.

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A History of Arabia Felix Or Yemen Cited by: 2. Buy History of Arabia Felix, or Yemen New ed of ed by Playfair, R.L. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Italian archaeologist, Alessandro de Maigret, reveals the ancient land of Arabia Felix (today's Yemen), home of the legendary Queen of Sheba, in this work.

First, sifting through ancient texts, and the early. Arabia Felix, (Latin: “Happy, or Flourishing, Arabia”) in ancient geography, the comparatively fertile region in southwestern and southern Arabia (in present-day Asir and Yemen), a region that contrasted with Arabia Deserta in barren central and northern Arabia and with Arabia Petraea (“Stony Arabia”) in northwestern Arabia.

Arabia Felix is the spellbinding true story of a scientific expedition gone disastrously awry. On a winter morning in six men leave Copenhagen by sea—a botanist, a philologist, an astronomer, a.

Yemen is one of the oldest centers of civilization in the Near East. Its relatively fertile land and adequate rainfall in a moister climate helped sustain a stable population, a feature recognized. Arabia Felix Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading.

The remainder of the text presents a chronological outline of the prehistoric and historic periods of Yemen history. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Playfair, R. A History Of Arabia Felix Or Yemen.

Addeddate Identifier. Today's Yemen, named Felix Arabia (Happy Arabia) by Ptolomy, at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, is a land of lush valleys, sheer jagged cliffs that plunge dramatically into the .Arabia Felix before oblivion --The classical world and Arabia Felix --The Bible and the Queen of Sheba --The Qur'an, Arab tradition and Bilqīs The rediscovery of Yemen -- The first westerner: Lodovico .History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Playfair, R.

Lambert (Robert Lambert), Sir, History of Arabia Felix or Yemen, from the commencement of the Christian era to the present time. Salisbury, N.C.: Documentary Publications, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.