'The snowy carpet reflected like a camera the wonderful panorama'

'The snowy carpet reflected like a camera the wonderful panorama'

Capt Fred Burnaby’s travel memoir from 1876 describes the northern lights in the sky above Uzbekistan

The sunrise was glorious. “In no part of the world hitherto visited have I seen aurora in such magnificence,” wrote Captain Fred Burnaby, in his Central Asian travel memoir, A Ride to Khiva (1876).

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