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From the blue-tiled splendor of Tamerlane's Samarkand to the holy city of Bukhara, which boasts a mosque for each day of the year, and beyond to the desert-girdled khanate of Khiva, Uzbekistan lays claim to a breathtaking architectural legacy. Bound by sa
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Calum Macleod and Bradley Mayhew graduated in Oriental Studies (Chinese) from Wadham College, Oxford University (1988-1992). Macleod has traveled extensively through Russian and Chinese Central Asia, China and Indo-China. He contributes regularly to a range of publications. Mayhew has traveled and trekked across Chinese and Russian Central Asia, Tibet, Iran and Ladakh. He has led adventure tours along the Silk Road and is the author/co-author of numerous Lonely Planet guides, including Pakistan, the Karakorum Highway, Tibet, the Indian Himalaya and Southwest China. MacLeod and Mayhew have lectured on Central Asia to the Royal Geographical Society.Review:
Quite excellent. No one should visit Samarkand, Bukhara or Khiva without this meticulously researched guide. -- Peter Hopkirk, author of The Great Game
The best guidebook on Uzbekistan available. Land in Tashkent without it at your peril. -- Tom Bissel, author of Chasing the Sea: Lost Among the Ghosts of Empire in Central Asia
The best guidebook to bring is in the Odyssey series....a joy to read whether or not you are planning a trip. -- New York Times
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