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  • Title: The Worst Desert on Earth: Crossing the Taklamakan
  • Author: Charles Blackmore
  • ISBN: 9780719554360
  • Page: 199
  • Format: Hardcover

  • The Worst Desert on Earth: Crossing the Taklamakan By Charles Blackmore Charles Black tells here how he crossed the Taklamakan Desert with 30 camels and a mixed party of British, Chinese and Uighurs The first crossing, it reflected the Chinese view of it as the desert of death and as one where you go in but you never come out This party triumphed.
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    Commentaires:

    Pramod Nair
    The journey you propose is impossible You will all die Esa Polta, an elder Uyghur tribesman and a camel handler.Taklamakan Desert, situated in the Tarim Basin in the Xinjang Uygur Autonomous Region, China is legendary for it s unforgiving sand dunes rising to 1000 feet, sand dunes that shape shift relentlessly, blinding sandstorms, and punishing temperature extremes For centuries Taklamakan which is referred as The Desert of Death by the natives and meaning something along the lines of Go in you [...]

    Michael Gerald
    I first read a condensed version of this book in the Reader s Digest I am always interested in journeys into remote places on Earth, but I have mixed feelings about this book.The Taklimakan Desert in western China is sometimes called the worst desert on Earth I do not know the basis for this claim and how this particular desert is dangerous than other deserts, like the Sahara in north Africa Maybe it s because of the name itself The name Taklimakan is supposed to mean in the local Uighur langua [...]

    Lit Bug
    It was an impossible feat a feat likened in importance to the first ascent of the Everest Crossing the length of the notorious Taklamakan desert in China the worst desert on Earth, whose name means in the local Uighur language Go in and you won t come out The Desert of Death The desert had lived up to its reputation so far.Before Charles Black and his team achieved this feat, no explorer who had gone in had ever come back alive fulfilling his travel plans They either never came back, or turned b [...]

    Georgina Thynne
    An amazing 59 day feat of endurance by an expedition from three different cultures who crossed 800 miles of uncharted desert in the Tarim Basin, through 100 metre high sand hills, on foot with 30 camels Tantalising glimpses of ruined settlements, the fabled Silk Route and the resilient Uyghur population under Chinese rule.

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