in the direction of the Sea of Oman, between Arabia and the Indian Peninsula, which serves as an outlet to the Persian Gulf.
Very well, then, we will come out again, Master Land; and if, after the Persian Gulf, the Nautilus would like to visit the Red Sea, the Straits of Bab-el-mandeb are there to give us entrance.
But not to speak of the passage through the whole length of the Mediterranean, and another passage up the Persian Gulf
and Red Sea, such a supposition would involve the complete circumnavigation of all Africa in three days, not to speak of the Tigris waters, near the site of Nineveh, being too shallow for any whale to swim in.
Because, an interval of three hundred and sixty-five days and nights was before him; an interval which, instead of impatiently enduring ashore, he would spend in a miscellaneous hunt; if by chance the White Whale, spending his vacation in seas far remote from his periodical feeding-grounds, should turn up his wrinkled brow off the Persian Gulf
, or in the Bengal Bay, or China Seas, or in any other waters haunted by his race.
We set sail and took our course towards the East Indies by the Persian Gulf
, having the coast of Persia upon our left hand and upon our right the shores of Arabia Felix.
The brave Americans serving our nation today in the Persian Gulf
, in Somalia, and wherever else they stand, are testament to our resolve, but our greatest strength is the power of our ideas, which are still new in many lands.
Sometimes we saw him passing in lonely majesty to his inner sanctum, with his eyes staring vaguely and his mind hovering over the Balkans or the Persian Gulf
Think of Anglo-German competition, for example--or the Persian Gulf
that my old chief was so keen about.
With favoring winds it is wafted past the site of the fabulous islands of Atlantis and the Hesperides, makes the periplus of Hanno, and, floating by Ternate and Tidore and the mouth of the Persian Gulf
, melts in the tropic gales of the Indian seas, and is landed in ports of which Alexander only heard the names.
The commander of Iran's Border Guards, Brigadier General Qasem Rezai, has announced that the Islamic Republic plans to lodge a complaint with international bodies to force foreign forces to leave the Persian Gulf
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy General Alireza Tangsiri warned enemies of Iran's crushing response to any aggression against the country, specially in the Persian Gulf
On Wednesday, the ministry sent a note to the Swiss embassy in Tehran -- which represents the US interests in Iran, censuring Washington's intrusive policies in the Persian Gulf