Through the unknown Pamirs

the second Danish Pamir expedition 1898-99 by O. Olufsen

Publisher: Martino Pub. in Mansfield Center, CT

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  • Olufsen, O. -- 1865-1929 -- Travel -- Asia, Central,
  • Asia, Central -- Description and travel,
  • Pamir -- Description and travel
  • Edition Notes

    Statementby O. Olufsen.
    LC ClassificationsDS327.7 .O48 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23733682M
    ISBN 101578986931
    ISBN 109781578986934
    LC Control Number2007041235

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Apr 02,  · In his documentary “The Unknown Known,” Errol Morris goes mano a mano with the former defense secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld. H. Rumsfeld,” a book Director: Errol Morris. In Alexander Burnes returned to Afghanistan on an official mission. Amongst his subordinates was a ship's lieutenant who, having surveyed the navigational potential of the river Indus, took off on a mid-winter excursion into the unknown Pamirs between China and Turkestan. through Wakhan which was a source of revenue for the local chiefs who levied taxes on the trade caravans passing through their territories Until , Wakhan was a principality on both banks of the Upper Amu River. It was governed by a hereditary chieftain, known as Mir who controlled all the area in which Wakhi sedimentary mountain farmers. FROM THE SILK ROAD AND TIBET, THE EPIC MEMOIR OF A BESTSELLING ADVENTUREOver the course of three decades, Sven Hedin traveled the ancient Silk Road, discovered long-lost cities, mapped previously uncharted rivers, and saw more of "the roof of the world" than any European before him. This epic memoir captures the splendor of now-vanished civilizations, the excitement ofunearthing ancient /5(3).

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Through the unknown Pamirs. Ole Olufsen. Heinemann, - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book Through the tap the skin is blown full by the native, who seizes the tap with his left hand, and with his left elbow presses the distended hide close up to his chest. He now throws himself into the stream, and, whilst the hide keeps him above.

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The Pamir Mountains lie mostly in the Gorno-Badakhshan province of Tajikistan. To the north, they join the Tian Shan mountains along the Alay Valley of the south, they border the Hindu Kush mountains along Afghanistan's Wakhan the east, they extend to the range that includes China's Kongur Tagh, in the "Eastern Pamirs", separated by the Yarkand valley from the Kunlun Coordinates: 38°35′39″N 75°18′48″E / °N.

History of the development of the Pamir region of Tajikistan (Gorno-Badakhshan)1 by Robert Middleton M.A., (Econ.), Ph.D Abstract Until the arrival of Russian military forces in the Pamirs at the end of the 19th century, the.

Author: OLUFSEN O. Title: Through The Unknown Pamirs The Second Danish Pamir Expedition Price: £ Year: Edition: 1st English Publisher: William Heinemann Summary: xxii pages, full page and text illus from photographs and drawings + 3 folding maps, publishers dark red cloth, title in black to upper board and gilt to spine, a vg clean copy.

Ole Olufsen (24 January – 13 December ) was a Danish military officer and explorer. He made several notable expeditions in the s to the Emirate of Bukhara, including the Pamir Mountains.

He also served as Secretary of the Royal Danish Geographical soundsofgoodnews.comn was a proponent of the idea that the peoples of the Pamirs retained traits of Avestan culture, a notion borrowed from Authority control: BNF: cbx (data), GND:. Antiquarian Big-Game Hunting Books Worth Reading and Collecting.

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thesis on the Pamirs, and I can't find any evidence that the Pamirs extend into Pakistan or Kyrgyzstan. The Book of the Unknown is supposed to be a book of Lamed Vav Tzadikim or 36 righteous ones: the Jewish legend of the Lamed Vovniks describes thirty-six righteous men in every generation upon whose merit the world is kept from entire destruction.

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The Pamirs, a mountain range covering the Eastern part of Tajikistan - administratively known as available to book at the VOPT for Ruble3, a fourth of an average annual salary at that time!4 through the still unknown area and to guide the travelers to the most interesting sites (Fig.

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This is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation, meals and others.5/5(8).Jan 26,  · Abstract. Until the arrival of the Russian military forces in the Pamirs at the end of the nineteenth century, the inhabitants suffered depredations by local potentates and representatives of the rulers of neighbouring countries and benefited from no influences for social or economic by: 3.Through a Land of Extremes gives a taste for a bygone time of travel into uncharted, unknown territory, when adventurers lived by a combination of wit, charm, and luck.

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