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" When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children and cattle, a distance of two or three days' journey into the sandy waste ; and knowing the spots where water is to be had, they are able to live there, and to keep their... "
Central Asia: Travels in Cashmere, Little Thibet and Central Asia - Page 26
1893 - 294 pages
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The book of Ser Marco Polo: concerning the kingdoms and marvels of ..., Volume 1

Marco Polo, Sir Henry Yule - History - 1871
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track....
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ILLUSTRATED LIBRARY OF TRAVEL, EXPLORATION, AND ADVENTURE CENTRAL ASIA ...

BAYARD TAYLOR - 1874
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children and cattle, a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind. immediately blows the sand over their track....
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Sir Henry Yule - Asia - 1875 - 1050 pages
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track....
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Sir Henry Yule - Asia - 1875 - 1050 pages
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track....
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The book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: concerning the kingdoms and ...

Marco Polo - Travel - 1875 - 462 pages
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track....
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Mongolia, the Tangut Country, and the Solitudes of Northern Tibet ..., Volume 2

Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich Przhevalʹskiĭ - Mongolia - 1876
...' When an army passes through the land, the people escape, with their wives, children, and cattle, a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track.'—...
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Journal of the North China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, Volume 10

China - 1876
...water. _When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, childrej, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track."...
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo: The Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Marco Polo - Asia - 1903 - 1124 pages
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...able to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossible to discover them ; for the wind immediately blows the sand over their track....
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The Travels of Marco Polo: The Complete Yule-Cordier Edition : Including the ...

Marco Polo, Sir Henry Yule, Henri Cordier - Travel - 1993 - 567 pages
...water. When an army passes through the land, the people escape with their wives, children, and cattle a distance of two or three days' journey into the...sandy waste ; and knowing the spots where water is to he had, they are ahle to live there, and to keep their cattle alive, whilst it is impossihle to discover...
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