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These wonderful people of Xinjiang

Author: Lisa Carducci
Publisher: Beijing : Foreign Language Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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With unique mystery, xinjiang includes landscapes of extremes . With the hottest and the driest places of china, the largest of the country ' s deserts, and the world 's lowest depression, xinjiang is also home to wonderful people . Lisa carducci has woven an exceptional tapestry of both the people and the region, both interconnected in their amazing intensity and charm.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Carducci
ISBN: 9787119051802 7119051806
OCLC Number: 436960181
Description: 271 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The lover of the celestial mountains / Tusipbek, Kazak --
Cooking, nothing else / Tursun --
Mammet Hadji, Uyghur --
A juant in nature --
Turpan at 47 degrees celsius --
Grandmother melon / Wu Mingzhu, Han --
In the heart of embroidery / Ajiahan --
Sahmet, Uyghur --
Peaks reaching the sky / Wang Tienan, Han --
Self --
taught and humanist / Liu Yulian, Han --
A life for treasure / Zhou Ji, Han --
The hide and soul of a wild horse / Zhang Hefan, Han --
Bows and arrows / Yilari --
Chunguang, Xibe --
Human warmth as a bonus --
We are compeers / Bahetiehan --
Salimbahe, Kazak --
Caps that fly / Jina, Russian --
The door of destiny / Jiang ' er --
Rehati, Kazak --
Urumqi, centre of asia --
Love is all her life / Dalia Russian --
Gone with the sound of a flute / Eerdexi, Tuva --
To guide the muslims / Abdurakip --
Damullah Hadjim, Uyghur --
Return to the east / Lindai Mongolian --
My friends, the wolves / Gendengjiap, Mongolian --
I found my city --
In the realm of the tarim deer / Liu Hexin, Hui --
As in the photos --
My kirkiz family --
A unique border guard / Burmakan --
moldo, Kirkiz --
From the iron wire to the steel blade / Yasen, Uyghur ; Upur --
Rahman, Uyghur --
The miracle of an oasis --
Kashgar, the fascination --
Conclusion : the happiness of " belonging "
Responsibility: Lisa Carducci.

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With unique mystery, xinjiang includes landscapes of extremes . With the hottest and the driest places of china, the largest of the country ' s deserts, and the world 's lowest depression, xinjiang is also home to wonderful people . Lisa carducci has woven an exceptional tapestry of both the people and the region, both interconnected in their amazing intensity and charm.

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