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Abercromby, John / A trip through the eastern Caucasus
(1889)

Contents,   pp. [xi]-xvi


Page [xi]

CONTENTS. 
CHAPTER I. 
FROM TIFLIS TO NUKHA. 
Preparations-Marienthal-Kakheti-Tsqali-Alazan     River- 
Bielokani-Zakatali-Nukha-Old Persian Palace-Horses, 
-Tatar Mill-Armenian Church at Kish-The Lesgians and 
their Linguistic Groups     ...   ...   ...    ... p. 1 
CHAPTER II. 
FROM NUKHA TO AKHTI. 
Shin-Crossing the Main Chain-Bivouac at the Summit-The 
Dogs-A Caravanserai-Burj-Music-Khnoi-The Needless 
Alarm of the "Incubus "-Tunnel-Women's Work-Akhti 
-Its Hot Springs-Transfer of Disease by Rags-Visit to 
the Russian Governor ...   ...   .... p. 30 
CHAPTER III. 
FROMX AKHTI TO GUM6IK. 
Rich Pasture-Poudre de Musc-Kurdkh-Lunch with the Naib 
-Gelkhn-Doctoring the Yizbashi-Obstacles in the Way 
of becoming a HIaji-Richa-More doctoring-Voluble Tatar 
Woman-Ejection of an Intruder-Chir~kh-Hailstorm, and 
how to disperse it-Alakhwan Mountain-Poor Students- 
Cattle Plague-Rights of Pasturage-Kokma Chai Valley 
and Change of Scenery-Khosrek-The Naib of Kull--Further 
Change of Scenery-Gumfik-Its Natural Strength-Old 
Mosque and Illuminated Koran-The Children-Dinner at 
the Russian Governor's-Language Difficulty -Homicides- 
Supper at a Native House   ...   ...    ...   ... p. 52 


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