Turkistan, Notes of a Journey in Russian Turkistan, Kokand, Bukhara and Kuldja

New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1966.

Hardcover. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Edited and with an introduction by Geoffrey Wheeler, abridged by K.E. West. Schuyler, the American consul at St. Petersburg, spent 18 months traversing the Steppe region in the 1870s. His work is important for understanding the society and culture of the Muslims of central Asia, as well as their reaction to the Russian presence there. Edges of text block are lightly soiled; dust jacket is lightly rubbed, with a few small chips and tears.

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