Durbin, John P.
Observations in the East, Chiefly in Egypt, Palestine, Syria, and Asia
Minor. 2 vols.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1845.
John Price Durbin, a devout Methodist and college president,
reflects on his travels in Asia Minor, where he followed the route of
the Israelites in their flight from Egypt on to the Holy Land, describing
both the historical and the contemporary political and cultural scene
in the Turkish Empire.
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