The more recent history of Ecuador would not be complete without a reference to the work of Mr Archer Harman (b.
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One English admiral, Sir William Berkeley, was slain, and another, Sir John Harman, was in great danger.
During the last months of the war Sir John Harman had fought a successful campaign in the West Indies against the French on whom he inflicted a severe defeat at Martinique on the 24th of June.
East of Bhutan, amongst the semi-independent hill states which sometimes own allegiance to Tibet and sometimes assert complete freedom from all authority, the geographical puzzle of the course of the Tsanpo, the great river of Tibet, has been solved by the researches of Captain Harman, and the explorations of the native surveyor "K.