2 edition of Turkistan found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. 287.
|Statement||edited with an introduction by Geoffrey Wheeler, abridged by K.E. West.|
|Series||Travellers and explorers|
|LC Classifications||DK854 .S393 1966a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxvi, 303 p.|
|Number of Pages||303|
|LC Control Number||66074374|
Turkistan, also spelled Turkestan, in Asian history, the regions of Central Asia lying between Siberia on the north; Tibet, India, Afghanistan, and Iran on the south; the Gobi (desert) on the east; and the Caspian Sea on the west. The term was intended to indicate the areas inhabited by Turkic peoples, but the regions also contained peoples who were not Turkic, such as the . About The Book “From the beginning, it was a silly idea. This, of course, I liked.” So begins Night Train to Turkistan, Stuart Stevens’s irreverent, irresistible Chinese travel the late fall of , Stevens, a young political consultant and writer, invited three friends to join him on an unlikely 5,mile quest along China’s Ancient Silk Road.
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Turkestan Solo is Turkistan book very interesting and enlightening. The travel diary is both well written and detailed. If you are looking for a fun read that will take you both back in time and to lands unknown to many, I would highly recommend this book.5/5(3).
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East Turkestan (Uyghur: شەرقىي تۈركىستان , ULY: Shərqiy Türkistan, USY: Шәрқий Түркистан), also known as Uyghuristan (Uyghur: اویغورستان ), is a term with multiple meanings depending on context and usage.
Historically, the term was invented by Russian Turkologists like Nikita Bichurin in the 19th century to replace another Western term, Chinese Literal meaning: East Turkic-stan.
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This ethnography of Muslim life among the Kazaks of Central Asia describes the sacralisation of land and ethnic identity, local understanding of Islamic purity, the Kazak ancestor cult and domestic spirituality, and pilgrimage to the tombs of Sufi saints.
At Turkestan (Туркестан) stands Kazakhstan’s greatest architectural monument and most important pilgrimage site: the mausoleum of Kozha Akhmed Yasaui.
It was built by Timur (Tamarlane; –) in the late 14th century on a grand scale comparable with his magnificent creations in Samarkand, and has no rivals in Kazakhstan for. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Books shelved as turkmenistan: The Tale of Aypi by Ak Welsapar, Inside Central Asia: A political and cultural history of Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakh.
This short guide to Turkistan, Kazakhstan includes the highlights of Turkistan, and information on how to get there and where to sleep.
Turkistan is a relatively well preserved year-old city where you'll find ancient mausoleums, archaeological sites and other fascinating human creations. The Turkestanskii Al’bom (Turkestan Album, or Tуркестанский альбом) provides a visual survey of Central Asia from the perspective of the Russian imperial government that took control of the area in the s and s.
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Turkistan is one of Kazakhstan's historic cities with an archaeological record dating back to the 4th century. It became a commercial centre after the final demise of Otrar, the medieval city whose ruins lie near the Syr Darya to the hout most of the medieval and early-modern period it was known as Iasy or Shavgar and after the 16thth centuries as Turkistan Country: Kazakhstan.Immerse yourself in nature!
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