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A Carpet Ride to Khiva: Seven Years on the Silk Road

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An unique travel memoir about one of the world's most enchanting but least-known countries.

About the Author

Chris Aslan Alexander: Christopher Aslan Alexander was born in Turkey and grew up in war-torn Beirut. After university he moved to Central Asia. While writing a guidebook about Khiva, he fell in love with this desert oasis boasting the most homogeneous example of Islamic architecture in the world, and stayed.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781848311497
Subtitle:
Seven Years on the Silk Road
Publisher:
Icon Books
Author:
Alexander, Christopher Aslan
Subject:
Asia - Central
Subject:
Travel-Central Asia
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20101019
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color photographs
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.75 x 5.5 x 1.13 in

Related Subjects

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Travel » Asia » Central Asia
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Travel » Travel Writing » Middle East

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