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News from Tartary

Peter Fleming

News from Tartary

a journey from Peking to Kashmir

by Peter Fleming

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, 1936, re-issued in the Odyssey Library, 1940.

Statementby Peter Fleming.
SeriesThe Odyssey Library
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13821545M

News from Tartary: A Journey from Peking to Kashmir by Peter Fleming starting at $ News from Tartary: A Journey from Peking to Kashmir has 5 available editions to buy at 4/5(1). Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. NEWS FROM TARTARY: AN EPIC JOURNEY ACROSS CENTRAL ASIA (TAURIS PARKE S) By Peter Fleming *Excellent Condition*.

Oct 28,  · News from Tartary is the account of a journey from Peking to Kashmir, made in by that legendary adventurer, Peter Fleming. It lasted seven months and covered about 3, miles/5(). Originally published in , News from Tartary is the story of a journey from Peking through the mysterious province of Sinkiang, to India. Fleming tells the story in his inimitable manner, dismissing the difficulties with irony and describing events and developments with humor and brilliant color, and his account is a classic of travel writing as well as a brilliant description of a vanished /5(2).

News From Tartary: A Journey From Peking to Kashmir, written by Peter Fleming and published for the first time in , is the account of an expedition all the way from Peking in China to Kashmir in India. It takes us through the mountains, valleys, desolate desserts and flamboyant lamaseries of the region along the ancient Silk Road. Get this from a library! News from Tartary: a journey from Peking to Kashmir. [Peter Fleming] -- Fleming recounts his adventures and encounters on 3,mile trek across China from Peking through Xinjiang to Kashmir. He travelled with Ella 'Kini' Maillart, a young Swiss journalist, who was a.


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Jan 01,  · "News from Tartary" is number 64 on National Geographic's list of all-time best adventure books -- and it deserves the ranking.

The author, Peter Fleming, brother of James Bond creator Ian Fleming, would deny that the book is about an "adventure" and claim that he and companion Ella K. Maillard merely took a long walk through Chinese Turkestan and, oh yes, crossed the Himalayas/5(4).

The problem was, I read an incredible 5 star book (Arabian Sands by Wilfred Thesiger) before News From Tartary and in light of that, News from Tartary paled in comparison. I never felt a personal connection with this book, the people profiled within it, including the author, or the environment they travelled through/5.

News from Tartary: A Journey from Peking to Kashmir () is a travel book by Peter Fleming describing his journey through time and the political situation of Turkestan (historically known as Tartary). The book recounts a successful mile journey from Peking, China to Kashmir, India in Sep 15,  · News from Tartary [Peter Fleming, Richard Mitchley] on dentalimplantsverobeach.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

For most travellers, and all merchants, the /5(12). Maillard wrote her own book about the trek, "Forbidden Journey," and it's also worth reading.

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Fleming is the British amateur par excellence/5. Originally published inNews from Tartary is the story of a journey from Peking through the mysterious province of Sinkiang, to India. Fleming tells the story in his inimitable manner, dismissing the difficulties with irony and describing events and developments with humor and brilliant color, and his account is a classic of travel writing as well as a brilliant description of a vanished.

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The journey took seven months and covered about 3, miles. With his companion, adventurer and writer, Ella Maillart, they set out across a China torn by civil war to journey through Xinjiang to British India. It had been eight years since. Peter Fleming's famous book, News from Tartary makes for compelling listening.

It is a fascinating and colourful tale of his extraordinary journey from the wilds of China across a huge range of mountains and into India in - something that none of his small party of four ever thought would be possible.

Are you sure you want to remove News from Tartary from your list. About the Book. The book recounts a successful mile journey from Peking, China to Kashmir, India in He was accompanied on this journey by Ella Maillart (Kini). The journey started on 16 February and took seven months to complete.

The objective of the journey was. Do not be led by the star rating. There is a reason for the three stars, but on no accounts do 3 stars mean that this book is not worth your time.

News from Tartary is a great book /5(7). Travels In Tartary Omce Company And News From Tartary; With Peter Fleming in Tartary; A voyage to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, Tartary, and various parts of coast of China note that theres an theory that genghis khan himself never existed and is the invention from an early 19nth century book it doesnt help that his name when translated is.

Read Online News From Tartary and Download News From Tartary book full in PDF formats. By the 20th century, Tartary as a term for Siberia and Central Asia was obsolete. However, it lent the title to Peter Fleming's book News from Tartary, which detailed his travels in Central Asia.

Tartary in art. In the novel Ada by Vladimir Nabokov, Tartary is the name of. Peter Fleming's "News from Tartary" is a classic travel book about trekking through the wilds of Asia.

Unfortunately, it has been badly served by this edition; it's overpriced and lacking in quality. It doesn't have the 26 illustrations of the original; it doesn't even have the absolutely necessary map/5(4).

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11). This, the most arduous of Fleming's long journeys, he chronicled in fourteen long articles in The Times and later in his book News from Tartary (loc. cit.). Yakushi Fa. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller Get this from a library.

News from Tartary: a journey from Peking to Kashmir. [Peter Fleming] -- There is not much to say about this book by way of introduction. It describes an undeservedly successful attempt to travel overland from Peking in China to Kashmir in India. The journey took seven. News from Tartary explained.

News from Tartary: A Journey from Peking to Kashmir () is a travel book by Peter Fleming describing his journey through time and the political situation of Turkestan (historically known as Tartary).

The book recounts a successful mile journey from Peking, China to Kashmir, India in News from Tartary is the account of a journey from Peking to Kashmir, made in by that legendary adventurer, Peter Fleming. It lasted seven months and covered about 3, miles.

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