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By the Shores of Issyk-Kul

Author: Laurence Mitchell
Illustrations/Images by Laurence Mitchell

Sep/Oct 2010
Page 34   ( 7 pages)

Summary: One of the most impressive explorers in Russian history died on the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul, in present-day Kyrgyzstan. But, of course, there is much more to the life and story of Nikolai Przhevalsky.

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