Kashgar

Kashgar, political capital and second largest city of Chinese Turkestan, on the Kizil River; has cotton, silk, carpet, and saddlery industries, and trades with Russia; it is the centre of Mohammedanism in Eastern Turkestan, a pilgrim city; has been in Chinese hands since 1758, but is chiefly under Russian influence.

Population (circa 1900) given as 120,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Kaschau * Kassala
Karikal
Karli
Karma
Karman
Karmathians
Karr, Jean Baptiste Alphonse
Karroo
Kars
Karun River
Kaschau
Kashgar
Kassala
Katakama
Kater, Henry
Katkoff, Michael Nikiforovitch
Katrine, Loch
Kauffmann, Angelica
Kaufmann, Constantino von
Kaulbach, Wilhelm von
Kaunitz, Prince von
Kavanagh, Julia