- 532 pages
- A Voyage Into the Levant, Performd by Command of the Late French King, Vol. 3
- Joseph Pitton de Tournefort
- 13 March 2018 Joseph Pitton de Tournefort
Excerpt From A Voyage Into The Levant, Vol 3 Perform D By Command Of The Late French King Containing The Ancient And Modern State Of The Islands Of The Archipelago As Also Constantinople, The Coasts Of The Black Sea, Armenia, Georgia, The Frontiers Of Persia, And Asia MinorNavigation Of The Black Sea Fafe, Any Other Na Tion Befide The T Ur Ts Would Train Up Artful Pilots, Repair The Ports, Build Moles, And Erect Good Magazines There But The Genius Of The T Urks Is Not Turu D This Way At All The Genocfi Were Not Wanting To Take Thefe Precautions In The De Clenfion Of The Gregorian Empire, And Chiefly In The 13th Century, When They Kept All The Com Merce Of The Black Sea, After They Had Feiz D The Belt Places Upon It The Relicks Of Their Works Are Yet To Be Feen There, And Efpecially Of Thofe About The Sea Mabomet II Drove Them Out En Tirely And Fince That Time The T Urks, Who Have.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.