Sir Aurel Stein Archeaological Explorer

Chicago: Univ of Chicago Press, 1977. First. Hardcover. 585 pp, ill. Biography of the man who pursued dramatic adventure with scientific purpose. He is one of a small group of men who expanded our knowledge of the Eurasian landmass known now as Central Asia. He rediscovered the ancient silk route, unearthed long buried ruins at Khotan's desert sands and recovered the library at Tun Huand (Cave of the Thousand Buddhas). A super reading biography. Near fine in VG jacket (crease in dj running down ront cover). Near Fine / VG. Item #2756

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