Geology, meteorology & ethnology of Meghalaya

by Thomas Oldham

Publisher: Mittal Publications in Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 77 Downloads: 969
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  • Ethnology -- India -- Khasi Hills,
  • Geology -- India -- Khasi Hills,
  • Meteorology -- India -- Khasi Hills

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As its meteorology & ethnology of Meghalaya book indicates, the book contains a brief but significant account of the geological structure, meteorology and ethnology of Khasi Hills in the North Eastern Frontier of India during the middle of Nineteenth Meteorology & ethnology of Meghalaya book when its region was annexed by the British.

Geology, Meteorology And Ethnology Of Meghalaya - Mittal Publisher of Books on North-East India. As its title indicates, the book contains a brief but significant account of the geological structure, meteorology and ethnology of Khasi Hills in the North Eastern Frontier of India during the middle of Nineteenth Century when its region was annexed by the British power and made administratively a.

Geology, meteorology & ethnology of Meghalaya / By Thomas Oldham Reprint. Originally published: On the geological structure of part of the Khasi Hills with observation on the meteorology & ethnology of that district.

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Site Designed, Developed and Hosted by: National Informatics Centre. Content maintained and updated by: Government of Meghalaya, Queries / comments regarding the content on this site may be sent to webmaster-meg[at] Meghalaya covers an area of approximat square kilometers, with a length to breadth ratio of about The state is bounded to the south by the Bangladeshi divisions of Mymensingh and Sylhet, to the west by the Bangladeshi division of Rangpur, and to the north and east by India's State of l: Shillong.

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What are the best books for a general audience. This field book documents Nelson's field work near St. Michael and the Yukon area (including Anvik) in Alaska between 6 October and 6 December During this time, Nelson was on general assignment to study the zoology of Alaska, as well as geology, meteorology, and ethnology.

Geology, meteorology, ethnology, language distribution, and archæology are all included; there are four special maps illustrating the position of the British frontier at different periods, and a. This field book documents Nelson's field research between Kotzebue Sound, Alaska and San Francisco, California between 8 September and 20 October During this time, Nelson was on general assignment to study the zoology of Alaska, as well as geology, meteorology, and ethnology.

ethnology 意味, 定義, ethnology は何か: the study of different societies and cultures. もっと見る. Braja Bihārī Kumāra, 3 books Nissor Singh, 2 books H. Roberts, 2 books Edingson Blah, 2 books Frank M. Pugh, 2 books K. Nagaraja, 2 books H. Sten, 2 books Thomas Oldham, 1 book Bakhiamon Rynjah, 1 book M.

Jyrwa, 1 book Badaplin War, 1 book Iarington Kharkongngor, 1 book Mondon Bareh, 1 book Jeebon Roy, 1 book E. Bars, 1 book Lili. This field book documents Nelson's field work from Saint Michael to Icy Cape (in the North Slope region) in Alaska between 8 and 24 July During this time, Nelson was on general assignment to study the zoology of Alaska, as well as geology, meteorology, and ethnology.

Biography. He was born at Kirkhill near Penicuik, south of was the son of Andrew Johnston and Isabel Keith. His brother was Thomas Brumby Johnston FRSE.

After an education at the High School and the University of Edinburgh he was apprenticed to the Edinburgh engraver and mapmaker, James Kirkwood [citation needed] and William Home Lizars. Inhe joined his brother William. Book Material.

Published material. Publication info. Notes: This field book documents Nelson's field work in Saint Michael and surrounding area in Alaska between 1 April and 7 July During this time, Nelson was on general assignment to study the zoology of Alaska, as well as geology, meteorology, and : Edward William Nelson.

This field book documents Nelson's field research between Icy Cape and Wrangell Island in Alaska between 25 July and 11 August on the ship Corwin during the so called "Corwin Expedition". During this time, Nelson was on general assignment to study the zoology of Alaska, as well as geology, meteorology, and ethnology.

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