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The roof of the world

being a narrative of a journey over the high plateau of Tibet to the Russian frontier and the Oxus sources on Pamir

by Gordon, Thomas Edward Sir

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Published by Edmonston & Douglas in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia, Central -- Description and travel,
  • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel,
  • Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (China) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Running title: Travels in Turkistan.

    Statementby Lieutenant-Colonel T.E. Gordon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS793.E2 G6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 172 p., plates :
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24179635M
    LC Control Number04028881
    OCLC/WorldCa679452

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