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GENGHIS KHAN: the Emperor of All Men
Garden City, NY: International Collectors Library, n.d. (ca 1970, c 1927.). Hardcover - Biography of perhaps the greatest leader of all times, a man who led his desert tribe of nomads from out of nowhere and conquered half the known world, the scourge of boht Christians and Moslems (a story told in the excellent Russian film "Mongols") Illustrated. Bibliography, index. 268 pp.
Condition: Very good+ in red leatherette boards; red silk ribbon page marker, top edge gilt.Book ID: 44394More details Price: $10.00
RIDING THE IRON ROOSTER: By Train Through China.
Edition: Book of the Month Club edition (same size and quality as trade edition).
New York: Putnam. (1988.) dj. Hardcover - Travelling through China as the Chinese do, from Peking to Urumchi near the Siberian border. An entertaining and enlightening book by one of our best and most adventurous travel writers. 480 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-399-133097.
Condition: Very good in a good dust jacket (approx 2 inch curved tear on front cover of dj.)Book ID: 47732More details Price: $12.00