The Lost Camels of Tartary. A Quest into Forbidden China. JOHN HARE.

The Lost Camels of Tartary. A Quest into Forbidden China.

London. Little Brown. 1998. First edition. Stock ID #167236

Endpaper maps, black and white map, photographic coloured plates, xiii + 240pp, index, bibliography, miniscule tear lower bottom dustjacket, slightly faded spine, covers little water marked, good hardback copy in price clipped dustjacket. This narrative reveals the author's experiences on three expeditions to the Mongolian and Chinese Gobi Deserts, in search of the mysterious wild Bactrian camel. They include a 30-day walk in the Kum Tagh sand dunes and his experience as the first foreigner to cross the Gashun Gobi from north to south. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 167236).

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