Palmyra 1885: The Wolfe Expedition and the Photographs of John Henry Haynes
First edition of Palmyra 1885: The Wolfe Expedition and the Photographs of John Henry Haynes (2016)
Medium format paperback in new condition
Published by Cornucopia
Home to the legendary Queen Zenobia, the Syrian oasis of Palmyra – known as ‘the Pearl of the Desert’ – was one of the most important cultural centres of the ancient world. A key stop on the Silk Road, it was a vital link between the East and the West, and a prize fought over by successive conquering armies.