Among the Wild Tribes of the Afghan Frontier A Record of Sixteen Years' Close Intercourse with the Natives of the Indian Marches
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Among the Wild Tribes of the Afghan Frontier A Record of Sixteen Years' Close Intercourse with the Natives of the Indian Marches

By T. L. (Theodore Leighton) Pennell
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Table of Contents
  • Introduction
  • Preface
  • Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Table of the Chief Sounds Represented in the Government System of Transliteration
    • Pronunciation of the Principal Oriental Words Used in this Book
  • Among the Wild Tribes of the Afghan Frontier
  • Chapter I
  • The Afghan Character
  • Chapter II
  • Afghan Traditions
  • Chapter III
  • Border Warriors
  • Chapter IV
  • A Frontier Valley
  • Chapter V
  • The Christian’s Revenge
  • Chapter VI
  • A Day in the Wards
  • Chapter VII
  • From Morning to Night
  • Chapter VIII
  • The Itinerant Missionary
  • Chapter IX
  • Afghan Mullahs
  • Chapter X
  • A Tale of a Talib
  • Chapter XI
  • School-Work
  • Chapter XII
  • An Afghan Football Team
  • Chapter XIII
  • ’Alam Gul’s Choice
  • Chapter XIV
  • ’Alam Gul’s Choice (continued)
  • Chapter XV
  • Afghan Women
  • Chapter XVI
  • The Story of a Convert
  • Chapter XVII
  • The Hindu Ascetics
  • Chapter XVIII
  • Sadhus and Faqirs
  • Chapter XIX
  • My Life as a Mendicant
  • Chapter XX
  • A Frontier Episode
  • Chapter XXI
  • Frontier Campaigning
  • Chapter XXII
  • Chikki, The Freebooter
  • Chapter XXIII
  • Rough Diamonds
  • Chapter XXIV
  • Deductions
  • Chapter XXV
  • A Forward Policy
  • Glossary of Words Not Generally Used Outside India
    • A.
    • B.
    • C.
    • D.
    • F.
    • G.
    • H.
    • I.
    • J.
    • K.
    • L.
    • M.
    • P.
    • Q.
    • R.
    • S.
    • T.
    • U.
    • W.
    • Y.
    • Z.
  • Index
  • Colophon
    • Availability
    • Encoding
    • Revision History
    • External References
    • Corrections
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