Scenes from Mongolia
The Land of the Blue Skies
by Jonathan Hood
About the Book
A brief history and description of Mongolia with pictures of the nomadic herders living, variously on their goats, horses and camels, and their surroundings. Pictures too of countryside from the mountains to the deserts and the monasteries and finally scenes from the great Naadam Festival in Ulaanbaatar.
Another book in the "Scenes from..." series ( Nagaland, Seville and Cordoba, Ethiopia, Chile and Patagonia, Old Cairo, New Zealand).
Features & Details
- Category Travel
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Aug 05, 2011
- Tags Mongolian wrestling, Ikh Bogd Mountains, Shankh Khan Monastery, camel herders, horse herders, Bayanguin Nuruu, Yoln Am Gorge, Erdenezuu Bayanzag, Flaming Cliffs, The Singing Sands, Gobi Desert, the Mongols, Chingiss Khan, Genghis Khan, Land of the Blue Skies., Naadam, Khongo, petroglyphs, Karakorum, gers, Nadam, Ulaanbaatar, Temujin