The Desert Road to Turkestan

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Little, Brown,, 1929 - Mongolia - 373 pages
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User Review  - Bryn Hammond - Goodreads

Owen Lattimore - always. It's camel-caravan travel in the desert. For my own purposes I wanted to meet the inhabitants, Mongols, but didn't much - only the caravaneers. Great description and he lives down and dirty. Read full review

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User Review  - Thalia - Goodreads

4.5 stars - Wonderful travelogue. Lattimore is a clear travel writer who decided to travel "like a native" in Mongolia, rather than as a Great White Explorer (with servants and an entourage just to ... Read full review

Contents

CHAP PAGE I The Roads to Inner Asia i
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The Edge of the Border
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To the Temple of Larks
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