Illustrated with fifty color photographs and illustrations, a collection of accounts by explorers of Central Asia's most remote mountain regions includes descriptions of the scenes, nomadic people, plants and animals, and art of the area. UP.It began, however, on a quiet evening with a herdsman in the mountains. If mountains didna#39;t grow, our planet would be something like a billiard ball. But mountains do grow. When they stop growing, they fall into ruin. True, they disintegrateanbsp;...
|Title||:||Around the Roof of the World|
|Author||:||Nicholas Shoumatoff, Nina Shoumatoff|
|Publisher||:||University of Michigan Press - 2000-12|