Pamirs, The

Pamirs, The, or the “Roof of the World,” a plateau traversed by mountain ridges and valleys, of the average height of 13,000 ft., NW. of the plateau of Thibet, connecting the mountain system of the Himalayas, Tian-Shan, and the Hindu Kush, and inhabited chiefly by nomad Kirghiz bands; territorial apportionments have for some time past been in the hands of Russian and British diplomatists.

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

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Palmer
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Palmerston, Henry John Temple, Viscount
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Palmy`ra
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Pamirs, The
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