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 
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

– EXTRAS –

1 – Robert Byron: a short life, a big personality
2 – The story of the book: The Road to Oxiana

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