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Chapter XIII

Mushirul Hasan

in Exploring the West

Published in print August 2009 | ISBN: 9780198063117
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199080199 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198063117.003.0067
Chapter XIII

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The author talks about his voyage to Ceylon, Cingalese gentlemen, Aden, Ass-equipages, the Kaba, Eve's burial-place, the selfishness of John Bull, Grand Cairo, Mohamed Alí, Arabic as the language of the húris, Alexandria, Gibraltar, and his arrival at the ‘Mother-bank’.

Keywords: voyage; Ceylon; Aden; Ass-equipages; Kaba; John Bull; Grand Cairo; Mohamed Alí; Alexandria; Gibraltar

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