A Gazetteer of Kashmir by Charles Ellison Bates
"A Gazetteer of Kashmir" by Charles Ellison Bates is an invaluable resource and a testament to the rich history and geography of the beautiful region of Kashmir. This highly informational and referential book serves as a comprehensive guide, offering a wealth of physical and statistical data about Kashmir, including its geographical and topographical features.
First published in 1873, this work stands as one of the earliest accounts by European travelers who explored the enchanting valley during that era. Bates's meticulous research and attention to detail shine through, making this book a treasure trove of knowledge for anyone interested in the history, culture, and natural beauty of Kashmir.
What sets "A Gazetteer of Kashmir" apart is its diverse range of sources. Bates draws from both governmental and nongovernmental sources of the time, presenting a well-rounded and balanced perspective on the region. Readers can immerse themselves in a comprehensive collection of information that offers insights into various aspects of Kashmir, from its administrative divisions and political history to its flora, fauna, and climate.
Publisher - Gulshan Books
|A Gazetteer of Kashmir
|Charles Ellison Bates