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Altai-Himalaya: A Travel Diary

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Altai-Himalaya: A Travel Diary
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Publisher: Nicholas Roerich Museum
ISBN/ASIN: 8173030448
Number of pages: 407

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Nicholas Roerich kept a diary of his travels by yak and camel through a remote region still largely unknown today. An intellectual as well as an adventurer, he chronicles his expedition through Sinkiang, Altai-Mongolia and Tibet from 1924 to 1928 in twelve exciting chapters detailing his encounters along the parched byways of Central Asia.

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