Печатный источник:An historical account of the British trade over the Caspian Sea. 4 vols. London, Dodsley [etc.] 1753. Hanway was a partner in an English commercial firm in St. Petersburg. In representing the firm’s interests he travelled to Persia by way of the Caspian Sea in 1743 –1746, reporting his own travels and quoting from others as well. Similarly the maps included in his account reflect the travels of others, Russian surveys, and his own experience.