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News from Tartary : a journey from Peking to Kashmir

Author: Peter Fleming
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : Marlboro Press/Northwestern : Northwestern University Press, 1999.
Series: Marlboro travel.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fleming recounts his adventures and encounters on 3,500-mile trek across China from Peking through Xinjiang to Kashmir. He travelled with Ella 'Kini' Maillart, a young Swiss journalist, who was a woman traveller and journalist in a time and place when this was not common. Her account of the same trip was published in 1937 as 'Forbidden journey: from Peking to Kashmir'.
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Named Person: Peter Fleming; Peter Fleming; Peter Fleming
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Fleming
ISBN: 0810160714 9780810160712
OCLC Number: 41641234
Notes: Originally published: New York : Charles Scribner's, 1936.
Includes index.
Description: 384 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Marlboro travel.
Responsibility: Peter Fleming.

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