IN THE HEART OF ASIA
PAMIR - TIBET - EAST TURKESTAN
by Sven Hedin
St. Petersburg 1899 (in Russian)
|Hedin, Sven Anders (1865-1952)|
The highest summit of Muztagh-Ata; view from the West.
(From the picture drawn by author).
Our camp at the highest point reached - 6300 m above sea level.
(From the photo taken by author).
|Shipton, Eric Earl (1907-1977), last British consul general in Kashgar lounges on the terrace of the consulate in 1941 (Nick and John Shipton collection, reproduced here from NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE, December 2000)|
by Leonid Zamiatnin
Leningrad, 1987 (in Russian)
|Eugene Beletsky (1908-1979) with his children in 1962|
|Members of the Soviet-China expedition on the top of Muztagh-Ata, 1956|