Universal Geography, Or, a Description of All the Parts of the World, on a New Plan: India and Oceanica

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Adam black, 1822 - Geography
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Contents

NorthWest PartsDifferent DoabsAncient Monument
53
ChinganesGypsies
58
Industry of this ProvinceCustoms in cases of bankruptcy 61
65
Pillar of Cuttub MinarRewarry
69
JautsRajepoots
71
Province of Malwah
77
The MosqueMausolea c
83
PaniputRohilcund
90
City of Benares
96
Province of Bengal
102
ChandernagoreChinsuraSerampore
108
MidnapoorThe Sontal Race q
114
District of MymunsinghIts Improvement
118
Present Political State
124
Great Valley of NepalCatmandoo
130
Kingdom of Assam
136
Mogul Province of the DeccanState of the Nizam
143
Festival of the CarSingular Power of Fanaticism
149
Province of BerarSuicides at Cala Bhairava
155
Elephants Its Cave
163
Caverns of CarliIncarnate Deity of CMndioor
168
The KrishnaThe Cavery 24
169
INDIA SOUTH or THE RIVER KRISHNA
174
PopulationOrigin and Progress of this Settlement
180
State and character of the Present Raja
186
CENTRAL PLATEAUCeded Districts of Balaghaut
193
District of Cutldappah
194
Province of Coimbatoor
200
Native Christians of St ThomasSyroRomish Christians 207
207
Civil and Political StateLaws of Succession
213
CLIMATE SeasonsDry SeasonRainy SeasonTempera
217
MineralsVegetables
219
Insects and WormsThe Ceylon Leech
224
Singalese CharacterBr Outcasts 230232
230
Literature
236
Christians
242
CITY OF COLUMBOThe Fort
248
TengalleMahagampattoe
254
Laccadive Islands
262
INDOSTANCONCLUDED
264
The Pracrit and its Dialects
271
Grihastha
277
Anomalous DevoteesInfidelsGeneral Character of the Brah
283
Brahma and VishnuSiva
289
BirthsMarriagesFunerals 291292
291
LiteratureMode of WritingCharacters 295
297
Commerce in ProvisionsMonopoly of the English Com
304
Political Revolutions
310
The EnglishOrigin of their PowerAbuses 316
316
Proceedings of Missionaries
324
Uncertainty of international Divisions
373
The High CountryLow Country 374
374
DonnaiThe ParacelsCondor Island
380
The SiameseTheir LanguageManners 386
386
TronganonFahangCity of Malacca
392
General Description of this Division of the World comprehend
395
High IslandsVolcanoesLow Islands
401
ClimateAnimals QuadrupedsBirds FishSeals
408
Their PhysiognomyIdentity of language Similarity
414
Focus of Malay CivilizationConnection with IndiaEpoch
421
Second Migration of the Malays
422
ClimateVegetable ProductionsSpices 428431
428
GovernmentLaws
434
ClimateSeasonsRocky Foundations 624
439
Lampoon Country
440
JAVAIts NamesMountains
446
FlowersPlants used in ManufacturesProduce for
454
ISLAND OF MADURA
474
NegrillosDutch SettlementKnglish Factory 481
481
The YgolotsManners and LawsPopulation
486
The HaraforasOther Natives
492
Military Character and Habits
498
THE MOLDcCASVolcanoesClimate
504
Description of the Island Gilolo
511
Plants and Flowers
517
The Great Tlmorian Chain
520
Molucca SeaWhite Water
526
PART III
528
AnimalsOrnithorinchusBirdsBlack SwansAmphi
532
ENGLISH COLONYTown of Sydney
539
VAN DIEMENS ISLAND
545
Southern Shores of New Holland
555
Sharks BayDe Witts LandIts Soil and Climate
561
Conjectural Geographyof the Interior
567
Progress of its DiscoveryExtentSoil and Climate 573
573
Animals 577578
577
SuicideWarlike Habits and Cannibalism
583
New Zealand Flax
587
Isle of Pines c
589
Islands seen by Quiros
595
Low Islands adjoining
601
Duke of Yorks IslandNew HanoverSmall Islands
605
ClothingDressTrade with the Chinese
611
MARIANA ISLANDS Inhabitants Their Proas or Canoes
617
FEYJEE ISLANDS
623
ReligionDwellingsBoats
626
AnimalsInhabitants
633
Easter Island
639
Particular Islands
645

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