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Postcards from Stanland

David H. Mould

Postcards from Stanland

journeys in Central Asia

by David H. Mould

  • 128 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Post-communism,
  • Travel,
  • Description and travel,
  • Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid H. Mould
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS327.8 .M68 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 310 pages
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27198577M
    ISBN 10082142176X, 0821421778
    ISBN 109780821421765, 9780821421772
    LC Control Number2015036332
    OCLC/WorldCa910980841

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“Since the mids,” he writes, “I’ve traveled to Central Asia, mostly to Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, more than a dozen times to teach at universities, lead Author: David H. Mould. "Postcards from Stanland is strongest when it discusses the subtleties of national and ethnic identity and the way the past affects the present." "An engagingly written exploration of a remote, multifaceted, strategically vital and intriguingly complex region of the world."Author: David H.

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Mould. Central Asia has long stood at the crossroads of history. It was the staging ground for the armies of the Mongol Empire, for the nineteenth-century struggle between the Russian and British empires, and for the NATO campaign in Afghanistan.

Much like its predecessor, Mould’s Postcards from Stanland, Monsoon Postcards offers witty and insightful glimpses into countries linked by history, trade, migration, religion, and a colonial legacy. It explores how they confront the challenges of climate change, urban growth, economic development, land, water and natural resources, and Cited by: 1.

Author of Postcards from Stanland: Journeys in Central Asia () Ohio University Press – Present 5 years. Across the vast steppe and mountain ranges, to fabled Silk Road cities, the Title: Writer, communications. Kirkus Reviews (Praise for Postcards from Stanland: Journeys in Central Asia) “Mould is the ideal author to demystify the region and its people.

(An) accomplished tome that covers topics ranging from culture and politics to history, the environment, economics, and human rights. VERDICT: With a sense of humor, Mould’s memoir will Author: David H.

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VERDICT: With a sense of humor, Mould’s memoir will.Much like its predecessor, Mould’s Postcards from Stanland,Monsoon Postcards offers witty and insightful glimpses into countries linked by history, trade, migration, religion, and a colonial legacy. It explores how they confront the challenges of climate change, urban growth, economic development, land, water and natural resources, and.Postcards from Stanland: Journeys in Central Asia (Ohio University Press, ) is available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million and other online retailers, or from your local bookstore.

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