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Hedin, Sven Anders 1865-1952

Overview
Works: 1,540 works in 3,992 publications in 5 languages and 19,453 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vSwedish  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Creator, Author of introduction, Editor, Other, Illustrator, Honoree, Dedicatee, Cartographer, Speaker, Interviewee, Translator
Classifications: DS785, 915
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Most widely held works by Sven Anders Hedin
Across the Gobi Desert by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
16 editions published between 1928 and 1977 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of an expedition across Central Asia from China to Turkestan
A conquest of Tibet by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
24 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book of adventure, discovery and escapes
Chiang Kai-shek, marshal of China by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My life as an explorer by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
26 editions published between 1925 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The autobiography of the Swedish explorer who started the international race in the early half of the twentieth century to uncover and remove the long-lost treasures of the ancient Silk Road in China
Jehol, city of emperors by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
15 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through Asia by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1898 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Central Asia and Tibet : towards the holy city of Lassa by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
28 editions published between 1903 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trans-Himalaya : discoveries and adventures in Tibet by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
35 editions published between 1904 and 1999 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travelogue of the author, Swedish explorer of Asia, writer and geographer
Overland to India by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1910 and 1968 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Silk road by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
12 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wandering lake into the heart of Asia by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lake of Lop-nor, the 'heart of the heart of Asia', is one of the world's strangest phenomena. Situated in the wild Chinese province of Xinjiang, Lop-nor - 'the wandering lake'- has for millennia been in a perpetual state of flux, drifting north to south, often tens of kilometres in as many years. It was once the lifeblood of the great Silk Road kingdom of Lou-lan, which flourished in this otherwise barren region 2,000 years ago and its peculiar movements confused even Ptolemy, who marked the lake twice on his map of Asia. Following 'the pulse-beats of Lop-nor as a doctor examines a patient
Ein volk in waffen by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
36 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in German and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riddles of the Gobi desert by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The flight of "Big Horse"; the trail of war in Central Asia by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
5 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the German armies in the West by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
9 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bagdad, Babylon, Ninive by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
35 editions published between 1917 and 1923 in 5 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese Lama temple, Potala of Jehol : exhibition of historical and ethnological collections made by Dr. Gösta Montell, member of Dr. Sven Hedin's expeditions, and donated by Vincent Bendix by Gösta Montell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1932 and 1939 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amerika im kampf der kontinente by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
22 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in German and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nach Osten! by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
27 editions published between 1916 and 1925 in German and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abenteuer in Tibet by Sven Anders Hedin ( Book )
73 editions published between 1904 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chedin, S. 1865-1952
Chedin, Sven 1865-1952
Chedin, Sven Anders 1865-1952
Gedin, Sven.
Gedin, Sven 1865-1952
Hao-ting, Ssu-wen
Hao-ting, Ssu-wen 1865-1952
Hedin, Anders Sven 1865-1952
Hedin, Suven 1865-1952
Hedin, Sven.
Hedin, Sven 1865-1952
Hedin, Sven A.
Hedin, Sven A. 1865-1952
Hedin, Sven Anders
Hedin, Sven Anders 1865-1952
Hedin, Sven v.
Hedin, Sven von.
Hedin, Sven von 1865-1952
Hedin, Swein.
Hedin, Swen 1865-1952
Heding, Sewen
Heding, Sewen 1865-1952
Heding, Siwen 1865-1952
Hedīns, Svens 1865-1952
Ho-tin̂g, Ssŭ-wên 1865-1952
Khedin, Sven Anders 1865-1952
Siwen Heding
Siwen Heding 1865-1952
Ssu-wen Hao-ting
Ssu-wen Hao-ting 1865-1952
Sven Hedin
Von Hedin, Sven
Гедин, Свен 1865-1952
Хедин, Свен 1865-1952
Хедин, Свен Андерс 1865-1952
הדין, סווין
הדין, סון 1865־1952
הידן, סווין 1865־1952
העדין, סווען 1865־1952
העדין, סון 1865-1952
העדין, סװען
ヘディン, スヴェン
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Languages
English (326)
German (182)
Swedish (14)
French (5)
Multiple languages (1)
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