When in that country I wondered how any mountain-chain could supply such masses and not have been utterly obliterated.
The mountain-chain of Mokattam can be discerned some time previously.
We see, then, that such a mountain-chain must owe its origin to a process of tangential or lateral thrusting and crushing.
They stand on a plateau or terrace of limestone, which is a projection from the Libyan mountain-chain.
To the eastward only was there a break in the mountain-chain, and the dale widened out towards the sea.
IT was no easy matter to pass through the British forces that lay massed around the mountain-chain.
All day the road led along the mountain-chain, in the San Fernando Valley—a soft, warm day, made to dream and reflect.
The mountain-chain of Ararat was considered to be—by the Chaldeans and Hebrews—the place where the ark landed.
They stand on a plateau or terrace of limestone, which is a projection of the Lybian mountain-chain.
When in that country, I wondered how any mountain-chain could have supplied such masses, and not have been utterly obliterated.