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The Resource Bitter Waters : America's Forgotten Naval Mission to the Dead Sea, David Haward Bain

Bitter Waters : America's Forgotten Naval Mission to the Dead Sea, David Haward Bain

Label
Bitter Waters : America's Forgotten Naval Mission to the Dead Sea
Title
Bitter Waters
Title remainder
America's Forgotten Naval Mission to the Dead Sea
Statement of responsibility
David Haward Bain
Title variation
America's forgotten mission to the Dead Sea
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Illumines the Unites States' 19th-century exploration of the Holy Land
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bain, David Haward
Dewey number
915.694
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
DS110.D38
LC item number
B25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lynch, William Francis
  • Lynch, William Francis
  • Explorers
  • Discovery and exploration, American
  • Explorers
  • Dead Sea (Israel and Jordan)
  • Middle East
Label
Bitter Waters : America's Forgotten Naval Mission to the Dead Sea, David Haward Bain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acre, Palestine -- From Virginia to heartache ; Lighthouses in the sky ; Ambition within the ashes ; New York to Palestine -- Mediterranean to Galilee ; The descent of the Jordan to the Ford of Sek'a ; The descent of the Jordan past Jericho -- The Western shore to Engedi ; Looking backward at a pillar of salt ; Exploring the Fortress of Masada ; The shore of Moab ; From the River Zerka to Ain Fashka -- From Mar Saba and Jerusalem to the Jordan's source
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781590203521
Lccn
2016498303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 2784609
  • (OCoLC)670479272
  • (OCoLC)ocn670479272
  • 1698471
  • 2784609
Label
Bitter Waters : America's Forgotten Naval Mission to the Dead Sea, David Haward Bain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acre, Palestine -- From Virginia to heartache ; Lighthouses in the sky ; Ambition within the ashes ; New York to Palestine -- Mediterranean to Galilee ; The descent of the Jordan to the Ford of Sek'a ; The descent of the Jordan past Jericho -- The Western shore to Engedi ; Looking backward at a pillar of salt ; Exploring the Fortress of Masada ; The shore of Moab ; From the River Zerka to Ain Fashka -- From Mar Saba and Jerusalem to the Jordan's source
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781590203521
Lccn
2016498303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 2784609
  • (OCoLC)670479272
  • (OCoLC)ocn670479272
  • 1698471
  • 2784609
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