The Heart of a Continent.

Book format: ePub. Elibron Classics. Digitized replica of 1896 edition by John Murray, London.

This is an illustrated edition.
Oversize maps are available as a free download.
ISBN 9781421265513 paperback
ISBN 9781421265506 hardcover

SKU: 10002973
  • Subtitle: A Narrative of Travels in Manchuria, across the Gobi Desert, through the Himalayas, the Pamirs, and Chitral, 1884-1894.
  • Author(s): Francis Younghusband.
  • ISBN: 9780543011015
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Product Description

Lieutenant Colonel Sir Francis Edward Younghusband, (31 May 1863 – 31 July 1942),  was a British Army officer, explorer, and spiritual writer. He is remembered chiefly for his travels in the Far East and Central Asia; especially the 1904 British expedition to Tibet, which he led, during which a massacre of Tibetans occurred, and for his writings on Asia and foreign policy. Younghusband held positions including British commissioner to Tibet and President of the Royal Geographical Society.


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