Thomas Edward Gordon

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"Loch Victoria, Great Pamir, 2 May 1874", wattercolour bi Thomas Edward Gordon

Sir Thomas Edward Gordon KCIE CB CSI (1832, Aiberdeen – 1914) wis a Scots sodger, diplomat, an traiveler. A Breetish Airmy officer, he focht in Indie, served as a diplomat in Tehran, and travelled athort the Pamirs. Thir days he is primarily remembered as an author o several beuks aboot the Indie, Persie (modren day Iran), an Central Asie o the 19t century.