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Gobi : tracking the desert / John Man.

By: Man, John, 1941-.
Publisher: London : Phoenix Giant, 1998Description: 212 p. ill. (some col.), plates ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780753801611 : (pbk.).Subject(s): Man, John, 1941- -- Journeys | Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Description and travel | Mongolia -- Description and travelDDC classification: 915.17 Subject: "For centuries, 'Gobi' has been by-word for desolation and remoteness. But now, 70 years of Communist isolation, Mongolia's desert borderland emerges as a place of austere beauty and surprising diversity. For this, the first portrait of the Gobi, John Man travelled from the Altai mountains in the west to the eastern plains. In this vast and seemingly empty land, he found a wealth of wildlife and human activity." - see back cover.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

"For centuries, 'Gobi' has been by-word for desolation and remoteness. But now, 70 years of Communist isolation, Mongolia's desert borderland emerges as a place of austere beauty and surprising diversity. For this, the first portrait of the Gobi, John Man travelled from the Altai mountains in the west to the eastern plains. In this vast and seemingly empty land, he found a wealth of wildlife and human activity." - see back cover.

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