THE ROAD TO OXIANA PROJECT

“what Ulysses is to the novel between the wars, and what The Waste Land is to poetry,
The Road to Oxiana is to the travel book”
– INDEX –

Introduction – The Monuments on the Road to Oxiana
Monument 1 – The Gunbad-i ‘Alaviyyan (and its inscription)
Monument 2 – Tughril Tower
Monument 3 – Gunbad-i ‘Ala al-Din
Monument 4 – The Friday Mosque in Varamin
Monument 5 – The Tomb of Uljaytu (or the Dome of Sultaniyya)
Monument 6 – The Blue Mosque in Tabriz
Monument 7 – Arg-i Tabriz
Monument 8 – Gunbad-i Qabud
Monument 9 – Rasatkhana (the Observatory of Maragha)
Monument 10 – Gunbad-i Surkh
Monument 11 – The Minaret of Semnan
Monument 12 – Gunbad-i Chihil Dukhtaran
Monument 13 – Gunbad-i Pir-i ‘Alamdar
Monument 14 – Tarik Khana Mosque
Monument 15 – The Minaret of  Khusrawgird
Monument 16 – Qadamgah Shrine
Monument 17 – Imam Reza Shrine
Monument 18 – Gawhar Shad Mosque (Mashhad)
Monument 19 – Gunbad-i Haruniyya
Monument 20 – The Musalla Complex
Monument 21 – Mosque of Gawhar Shad (Herat)
Monument 22 – Gawhar Shad Mausoleum
Monument 23 – Gawhar Shad Madrasa
Monument 24 – The Madrasa of Baiqara and the Stone of the Seven Pens
Monument 25 – Qal’a Ikhtiyar al-Din
Monument 26 – Ziyarat-i ‘Abd Allah Ansari
Monument 27 – Friday Mosque of Herat
Monument 28 – Imamzada Khvajah Rabi’
Monument 29 – Masjid-i Shah in Mashhad
Monument 39 – Musalla of Mashhad
Monument 40 – Mashhad-i Bayazid Bastami
Monument 41 – Gunbad-i Bastam
Monument 42 – Mashhad-i Fatima
Monument 43 – The Maidan-i Imam
Monument 44 – Friday Mosque of Isfahan
Monument 45 – The Monuments of Isfahan
Monument 46 – Friday Mosque of Shiraz
Monument 47 – Madrasa-i Khan
Monument 48 – Khatun Mausoleum
Monument 49 – Naqsh-i Rustam
Monument 50 – Persepolis
Monument 51 – Masjid-i Imam
Monument 52 – Shaykh Luftallah Mosque
Monument 53 – Friday Mosque of Yazd
Monument 54 – Vaqt-i Sa’at
Monument 55 – Shrine of the Twelve Imams
Monument 56 – Jabal-i Sang
Monument 57 – Friday Mosque of Kerman
Monument 58 – Ganj-i Ali Khan Complex
Monument 59 – Qubba-i Sabz
Monument 60 – Nur al-Din Ni’matullah Vali Shrine
Monument 61 – Friday Mosque of Na’in
Monument 62 – Friday Mosque of Ardistan
Monument 63 – Chelebi Oghlu Tomb Tower
Monument 64 – Mullah Hassan-i Kashan Shrine
Monument 65 – Friday Mosque of Qazvin
Monument 66 – Gunbad-i Qabus
Monument 67 – Mil-i Sharq Radkan
Monument 68 – Arslan Jadhib Mausoleum and Minaret
Monument 69 – Turbat-i Sheikh Ahmad Jami Shrine
Monument 70 – Masjid-i Mawlana of Tayabad
Monument 71 – Rowze-i Sharif
Monument 72 – Termez
Monument 73 – Shrine of Khoja Abu Nasr Parsa
Monument 74 – Shrine of Khoja Aghacha
Monument 75 – The Towers of Victory
Monument 76 – The Minaret of Damghan
Monument 77 – The Tomb of Sultan Mahmud

– EXTRAS –

MAP OF THE MONUMENTS (on Maphub)
1 – Robert Byron: a short life, a big personality
2 – The story of the book: The Road to Oxiana

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