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The Resource Persia in the great game : Sir Percy Sykes, explorer, consul, soldier, spy, Antony Wynn

Persia in the great game : Sir Percy Sykes, explorer, consul, soldier, spy, Antony Wynn

Label
Persia in the great game : Sir Percy Sykes, explorer, consul, soldier, spy
Title
Persia in the great game
Title remainder
Sir Percy Sykes, explorer, consul, soldier, spy
Statement of responsibility
Antony Wynn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Percy Sykes was sent to Persia by Army Intelligence in the 1890s, first as an explorer and spy, then to open consulates along Persia's eastern borders. This account records his 25 years in Persia, laced with humour and domestic detail
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Wynn, Antony
Dewey number
  • 327.1'241'055'092
  • B SYK
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sykes, Percy
  • Espionage, British
  • Spies
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Biography
Label
Persia in the great game : Sir Percy Sykes, explorer, consul, soldier, spy, Antony Wynn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-334) and index
Control code
9780719564079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 346 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780719564079
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., maps, ports.
Label
Persia in the great game : Sir Percy Sykes, explorer, consul, soldier, spy, Antony Wynn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-334) and index
Control code
9780719564079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 346 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780719564079
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., maps, ports.

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