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Night train to Turkistan

Stuart Stevens

Night train to Turkistan

adventures along China"s ancient silk road

by Stuart Stevens

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Published by Paladin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Macmillan, 1988.

StatementStuart Stevens.
The Physical Object
Pagination236p. ;
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15084006M
ISBN 100586089403
OCLC/WorldCa22766155

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Turkestan (Kazakh: Түркістан Türkistan) is a small but ancient city in the Kazakh stan largely lacks the kinds of Central Asian historical towns that make Uzbekistan a popular travel destination, but the exception is this one, relatively well preserved, year-old city. In the 11th century AD, the great Sufi Sheikh Khoja Ahmad Yasavi turned the city into the region's. All about Night Train to Turkistan: Modern Adventures Along China's Ancient Silk Road (Traveler) by Stuart Stevens. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(5).

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