New PDF release: AND THERE I WAS VOLUME III: A Backpacking Adventure In

By DH Koester

Trails, Rails and Rivers

It was once 1994 and the 3rd of 9 trips within the “And There i used to be” series---Pakistan, China. An audacious venture, the author’s path took him north during the middle of Pakistan to the North West Frontier and the Northern parts, lands inhabited via fierce tribal clans who during the centuries had repelled the world’s maximum armies. as soon as there, a crossing of the world's maximum highway around the Karakoram Mountains down into Western China, then touring the breadth of the country---over 1000 miles by means of rail, fifteen hundred by means of boat down the powerful Yangtze. holiday bread and aim perform with the Pashtuns, pass Shandur cross by means of jeep on a goat path with gun-toting, drug-crazed Iqbal. stopover at the endangered Kalash tribe, descendants of Alexander the nice. adventure the distant Silk direction marketplace of Kashi, black chook soup and a ghost urban at the Yangtze. Commune with completely preserved thousand yr previous mummies then sit down on a mountain hillside discussing humanity, existence and the realm with a bit village woman who speaks 3 languages and aspires to alter the world.

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