Expeditions and Discoveries Sponsored Exploration and Scientific Discovery in the Modern Age

Scientific results of a journey in Central Asia, 1899-1902: Central Asia, 1899-1902

Creator/Contributor:
Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952, creator
Dahlgren, E. W. (Erik Wilhelm), 1848-1934
Lagrelius, A. (Axel), 1863-1944
Ekholm, Nils Gustaf, 1848-1923
Olsson, Karl Gustaf, 1862-
Leche, Wilhelm, 1850-1927
Bäckström, Helge Mattias, 1865-
Johansson, Harald.
Place Of Origin:
Sweden
Stockholm
Publisher:
Lithographic Institute of the General Staff of the Swedish Army
Creation Date:
1904-1907
Extent:
6 v. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 32 cm. + 1 atlas (2 v. : ill. ; 40 cm.)
Language:
English
Genre:
government publication
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
v. 1. The Tarim River / by Sven Hedin -- v. 2. Lop-Nor / by Sven Hedin -- v. 3. North and East Tibet / by Sven Hedin -- v. 4. Central and West Tibet / by Sven Hedin -- v. 5., pt. 1., a. Meteorologie / von Nils Ekholm: I. Die Beobachtungen, 1894-1897 und 1899-1902 -- v. 5., pt. 1., b. Meteorologie / von Nils Ekholm: II. Die Bearbeitung der Beobachtungen, 1894-1897 und 1899-1902 -- v. 5., pt. 2. Les observations astronomiques calculées et redigées / par K.G. Olsson -- v. 6., pt. 1. Zoologie / von Wilhelm Leche -- v. 6., pt. 2. Geology / by Helge Bäckström and Harald Johansson -- v. 6., pt. 3. Racial types from Western and Central Asia / drawn by Sven Hedin -- Maps I -- Maps II -- Maps III.
Subjects:
Scientific expeditions
Scientific expeditions--Asia, Central
Natural history--Asia, Central
Asia, Central--Description and travel
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Description and travel
Notes:
Atlas issued in three parts.
Published with funds granted by Swedish Parliament.
Attribution:
Sven Hedin.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
Q115 .H45
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990052334590203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990052334590203941/catalog