Visits to High Tartary, Yarkand and Kashgar

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Written over a century ago by British tea planter and pioneer explorer Robert Shaw, this volume recounts Shaw's now celebrated journey into Central Asia. Shaw set out on his expedition in 1868--a time when Britain and Russia were aggressively vying for control over the uncharted terrain of Central Asia--in the hope of opening up the region as a ...

Visits to High Tartary, Yarkand and Kashgar 1985, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195838305

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