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follower The slave - dealers — Gardner's nom de voyage
WANDERER AND FREE BOOTER IN CENTRAL ASIA.
M. Delaroche–Gardner again leaves Astrakhan-Crossing the
Aral Sea–Gardner approaches Ura-tube-An adventure
A SOLDIER OF FORTUNE AMONG THE AFGHANS.
The kingdom of Afghanistan-Habib-ulla Khan and his his-
tory-Gardner joins his standard and becomes a soldier of
Gardner a fugitive-Desperate straits—The value of salt in
Central Asia—The kalendars— Visit to a Kafir priest-A
The Kokcha river—The Kunduz chief-Slave-dealing-Trav-
elling companions-Some Badakshan history—The ruins of
AMONG THE KIRGHIZ.
Beauties of Kafiristan — Titles of the Shighnan ladies --
Methods of obtaining gold from the rivers-Visit to a
A REMARKABLE JOURNEY.
The Garden of Eden-The Akas and the Keiaz—Gardner
leaves Pamir — Crosses the Yamunyar river near Tash-
ADVENTURES IN THE PANJAB,
Peshawar—Maharaja Ranjit Singh-Gardner enters his service
- Visits on the way—Dr Harlan and General Avitabile-
THE LION OF THE PANJAB."
Early days of the Sikh army-Ranjit Singh's Gurkhas—The
Maharaja and his paddle - boat -Gulab Singh and the
INTRIGUE AND ANARCHY.
Death of Ranjit Singh - Ambitious project of the Dogra
brothers-Maharaja Kharrak Singh - Murder of Sardar
THE DEFENCE OF LAHORE,
The rival claimants—Sher Singh propitiates the army-De-
fence of the fortress-Gardner's defence of the gateway-
Terms of peace-Murder of the Maharani and accession of
HORROR ON HORROR'S HEAD."
The Kabul disaster-Gardner accompanies the Dogra troops
to Peshawar-Brigadier-General Wild delayed by Gulab
THE FIRST SIKH WAR.
The Sikh generals—Departure of Ventura and Avitabile-
The apex of the army-Colonel Hurbon-Gulab Singh's
PORT AFTER STORMY SEAS.”
Gardner exiled from the Panjab— History of the Reigning
Family of Lahore'-Gardner enters Gulab Singh's service