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Author Robbins, Christopher, 1946-2012.

Title Apples are from Kazakhstan : the land that disappeared / Christopher Robbins.

Publication Info. Ashland, OH : Atlas Books, 2008.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  915.845 ROB    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  915.8 ROBBINS    AVAILABLE
Description 296 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm
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Note Previously published under the title In search of Kazakhstan (London : Profile Books, 2007).
Summary Travel writer Christopher Robbins relates a story by turns hilarious and grim as he finds Eminem-worship by a shrinking Aral Sea, hears the Kazakh John Lennon play in a dusty desert town, joins nomads hunting eagles, eats boiled sheep's head (a delicacy), and explores some of the most beautiful, unspoiled places on earth. Meet the country that gave the world apples, trousers, and possibly King Arthur. --From
Subject Robbins, Christopher, 1946-2012 -- Travel.
Kazakhstan -- Description and travel.
Added Title In search of Kazakhstan
ISBN 0977743381

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