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9 edition of The desert road to Turkestan found in the catalog.

The desert road to Turkestan

by Lattimore, Owen

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Published by Kodansha International in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mongolia,
  • Asia, Central
    • Subjects:
    • Mongolia -- Description and travel,
    • Asia, Central -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Owen Lattimore.
      SeriesKodansha globe
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS793.M7 L3 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvi, 387 p. :
      Number of Pages387
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL795197M
      ISBN 101568360703
      LC Control Number95031036

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      Owen Lattimore (J – ) was an American author, educator, and influential scholar of China and Central Asia, especially gh he never earned a college degree, in the s he was editor of Pacific Affairs, a journal published by the Institute of Pacific Relations, and then taught at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, from to Born: J , Washington, D.C. Turkestan (Kazakh: Түркістан Türkistan) is a small but ancient city in the Kazakh stan largely lacks the kinds of Central Asian historical towns that make Uzbekistan a popular travel destination, but the exception is this one, relatively well preserved, year-old city. In the 11th century AD, the great Sufi Sheikh Khoja Ahmad Yasavi turned the city into the .

      The Heart of a Continent: A Narrative of Travels in Manchuria, Across the Gobi Desert, Through the Himalayas, the Pamirs, and Hunza, Sir Francis Edward Younghusband Scribner, - Asia, Central - pages. Camel riding on the Silk Road (in KZ) is a great idea, if you want to see real nomad life and places which were army of Genghis Khan then i recommend this tour and you shouldn't leave Turkestan without it.. Camel Ride allows you to experience the desert better than any other mode of transport. INCLUDES: Pick from your Hotel or flat (Shymkent city)5/5(3).


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New York, AMS Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. The Desert Road to Turkestan (), High Tar‐ tary (), Inner Asian Frontiers of China (), Mongol Journeys (), Situation in Asia (), The Pivot of Asia: Sinkiang and the Inner Asian Frontiers of China and Russia (), and, Studies in Frontier History: Collected Papers, ().

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