The road to Oxiana / Robert Byron.
Publication year: 2010
Edition: New ed. / with an introduction by Bruce Chatwin.
Publisher: London : Vintage Classic, 2010.
ISBN: 9780099523888 (pbk.) : 0099523884 (pbk.) :
This ed. originally published: London: Picador, 1981.
In 1933, Robert Byron set out on a journey through the Middle East via Beirut, Jerusalem, Baghdad and Teheran to Oxiana - the country of the Oxus, the ancient name for the river Amu Darya which forms part of the border between Afghanistan and the Soviet Union. Here he recounts his adventures.
416 p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm.
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