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The River Karún

an opening to British commerce

by William Ainsworth

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Published by W.H. Allen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Karun River (Iran),
  • Iran -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Francis Ainsworth.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24128772M
    OCLC/WorldCa20859124

    The Karun River extends Km as one of the largest rivers flowing into the Persian Gulf. Its average annual flow is ,m3s-1 in which its agricultural, industrial and urban sewerage load is , and m3s-1, respectively. The major agricultural basin comprises Km² and has wheat, corn, and sugarcane ng was.   6 Comments on Iran Part 2: Packrafting The River Karun [PHOTOS] We unshouldered our packs by the riverside after a week of gruelling winter trekking along roads that appeared on no maps or GPS. A couple of hours later we floated away from the .

    KARUN RIVER. iii. The Opening of the Karun. With the intensification of the Anglo-Russian rivalry in the late s over Iran’s geopolitical position and commercial resources, Great Britain began to exert immense pressure on the shah’s government to provide it with access to the Karun trade route. Mandaeism or Mandaeanism (Arabic: مَنْدَائِيَّة ‎, Mandāʾīyah), also known as Sabaeanism (Arabic: صَابِئِيَّة ‎, Ṣābiʾīyah), is a monotheistic and gnostic religion: 4 with a strongly dualistic adherents, the Mandaeans, revere Adam, Abel, Seth, Enos, Noah, Shem, Aram, and especially John the Mandaeans have been counted among the.

      The total length of the river is to m. while the distance from the sources to its junction with the Shatt el Arab is only r6o m. as the crow flies. The Karun up to Ahvaz was opened to international navigation on the 3oth of October , and Messrs Lynch of London established a fortnightly steamer service on it immediately after.   Daniel 1 “In the third year of the reign of king Belshazzar a vision appeared unto me, even unto me Daniel, after that which appeared unto me at the first.”. Daniel’s vision occurred in the year B.C. ( B.C. Biblical dating) under the rule of king Belshazzar of Babylon. If you recall from our study, “The Scarlet Beast With Seven Heads And Ten Horns” Babylon was the first.


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Excerpt from The River Karun: An Opening to British Commerce It is a question of opening the whole of a vast empire, with many millions of inhabitants, to consume our manufactures, and with rich and rare products to give in exchange to Commerce with Great Britain and : William Francis Ainsworth.

Karun is not just a river. It is Iranian efforts in 8 years resistance. There are some interesting points. Over side of the river People of Iraq trying to show their happiness. You can hear the high volume of music from them. By standing next to the Karun you can feel the 4/5(34).

Kārūn River, Persian Rūd-e Kārūn, ancient Ulai, or Eulaeus, river in southwestern Iran, a tributary of the Shatt al-Arab, which it joins at rises in the Bakhtīārī Mountains west of Eṣfahān and The River Karún book a tortuous course trending basically southwest.

The Kārūn’s total length is miles ( km), though the direct distance from its source to the junction with the. Buy The River Karun by William Ainsworth for $ at Mighty Ape NZ.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base. The locals The River Karún book to spend the night along this river and enjoy its beauty and silence.

Karun River History. It has assumed that the Karun was known as Pasitigris in ancient time. Some believe that it is one of the four rivers mentioned in Biblical book of Genesis as rivers of Paradise.

The Karun always had an important role in history. Karun: Misadventures On Iran’s Longest River is a crowd-funded and self-produced documentary charting the course of two British filmmakers and travel junkies, Tom Allen (who previously found some success with Janapar) and Leon McCarron, through the south-west of Iran along the mile Karun River.

The Karun River, with a length of ~ km and a catchment of ~ 70, km 2, has the highest discharge among all rivers in Iran (~ 20 km 3 /a; Salarijazi et al., ). The mountain area comprises ~ 75% of the catchment, the rest being represented by the low-gradient plain where the trunk river is joined by the Dez tributary.

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Software An illustration of two photographs. Full text of "The River Karun An Opening To British Commerce". The River is the third book in the Hatchet series, which is about Brian’s survival after his bush plane crashed. The genre of this book is adventure fiction. Brian Robeson, a boy who survived in the Canadian wilderness for fifty-four days, never wanted to relive his experience again/5(K).

Karun River is the most effluent and largest river in Iran. The river was also mentioned in the archaeological writings of Kern, Kernak and Koohrang, and the first human civilizations were formed along this river.

The River is km long and is the longest river in Iran, it is also the only navigable river. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ainsworth, William, River Karún. London: W.H. Allen, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. The River Karún: an opening to British commerce by Ainsworth, William, Publication date Publisher London: W.H.

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Karun River, Ahvaz: See 34 reviews, articles, and 32 photos of Karun River, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 7 attractions in Ahvaz.4/ TripAdvisor reviews. THE River Karlin, towards which attention has in this country been recently directed, is hardly to be classed among the best- known rivers of Asia in the present day.

In ancient times, it was by no means of small importance. Its waters fall, by an artificial channel, into the Shat-al-Arab, the great salt or tidal river which, at the Northern end of the Persian Gulf, forms the estuary of the Euphra.

For the Okinawan king, see Gihon (Ryukyu). For the Gihon Spring in Jerusalem, see Gihon Spring. Gihon is the name of the second river mentioned in the second chapter of the biblical Book of Gihon is mentioned as one of four rivers (along with the Tigris, Euphrates, and Pishon) issuing out of the Garden of Eden that branched from a single river within the garden.

Editor’s Note: We’ve heard a lot of great things about traveling Iran — history, hospitality, cuisine — and Tom Allen’s unique journey traveling the Karun River from source to sea proves that and more. Be sure to watch the trailer to his film below, a successful Kickstarter project and “Official selection of the Kendal Mountain Festival ”.

Ahvaz Tourism; Ahvaz Hotels; Ahvaz Bed and Breakfast; Ahvaz Vacation Packages; Flights to Ahvaz; Ahvaz Restaurants; Things to Do in Ahvaz; Ahvaz Travel Forum4/ TripAdvisor reviews. The most significant downstream tributary is the Karun River, with a catchment of abkm 2, which has a primary impact on the salinity intrusion along the Shatt al-Arab.

[2] The total natural run-off of the Euphrates watershed is estimated to amount to between and billion m 3 /year, while the Tigris watershed, including its.

Name. In early classical times, the Karun was known as the modern medieval and modern name, Karun, is a corruption of the name Kuhrang, which is still maintained by one of the two primary tributaries of the Karun.

Course. It originates in the Zagros Mountains of western Iran, on the slopes of 4, m (13, ft) river flows south and west through several prominent. “Karun is one of those rare adventure films that ticks all the boxes: educational, inspirational and fun.

I’m already looking forward Tom and Leon’s next big trip!” –Marc K. “Karun is a nugget of gold, scored with much determination and sense of adventure from this great river.

Get this from a library! The régime of the rivers, Euphrates and Tigris; a general hydraulic survey of their basins, including the river Karun, having particular reference to their lower reaches within Iraq, with information for the use of irrigation engineers, etc.

[Michael George Ionides].Welcome to the website of Riverrun Books & Manuscripts. Colorado & the West Our latest list is a second portion of Colorado & the West from a private collection.Now the river, which flowed for kilometres from the Zagros mountains in the west through parks and under Safavid-era bridges and was known for its fertile fishery, have been replaced by dirt.