Another English merchant, named Jonas Hanway, arrived at Astrabad from Russia, and travelled to the camp of Nadir at Kazvin.
By the fertile plain of Hyrcania (about Astrabad) at the foot of the mountains in the corner of the Caspian and by the Turanian desert; on the S.
Rostortzeff in his article drawing attention to the undoubtedly Sumerian or sumerizing " Treasure of Astrabad "'` 1 in N.
MAHOMMED KASIM FERISHTA (c. 1570 - c. 1611), Persian historian, was born at Astrabad, on the shores of the Caspian Sea.
In 1877 there was a doubtful report of the same disease at Astrabad, and also in some parts near the Perso-Afghan frontier.
Lovett says they are plentiful in Astrabad; he measured two specimens, one 10 ft.