Karavansara Challenge 2016 - Fleming & Maillart

Peking to Kashmir via Afghanistan in the works of Peter Fleming and Ella Maillart
24 Pins293 Followers
Peter Fleming, Tartary (Sinkiang), 1937  Peter Fleming, James Bond author Ian's brother, was a great adventurer and travel writers. His travels in the East are still a legend. In 1937, with Ella Maillart, from Peking to Kashmir overland, crossing the Sinkiang – a journey later described in News from Tartary. On his outward journey, Fleming travelled through regions still one the most remote and least-visited in Asia and which, soon after his journey, became closed entirely to Westerners.

Peter Fleming, Tartary (Sinkiang), 1937 Peter Fleming, James Bond author Ian's brother, was a great adventurer and travel writers. His travels in the East are still a legend. In 1937, with Ella Maillart, from Peking to Kashmir overland, crossing the Sinkiang – a journey later described in News from Tartary. On his outward journey, Fleming travelled through regions still one the most remote and least-visited in Asia and which, soon after his journey, became closed entirely to Westerners.

Chandolin

Chandolin

Ella Maillart

ella maillart at DuckDuckGo

1470481978_c559090abf.jpg

Leica III

The Leica III, or Leica III (F), is a rangefinder camera made by Leica in one year.

Ella Maillart

Ella Maillart - A la découverte du Turkestan russe en

Ella Maillart et Peter Fleming Asia

Ella Maillart et Peter Fleming Asia

Peter Fleming Ella Maillart Asia

Ella Maillart et Peter Fleming Asia

51R6QVCHDRL._SX316_BO1,204,203,200_

The Desert Road to Turkestan

leica III

leica III

Ella Maillart

Ella Maillart

Left: Fleming-commissioned sketch of James Bond. Right: Peter Fleming (Ian's brother).

Skyfall and the Deconstruction of James Bond -

Pete Fleming | Peter Fleming & Ella Maillart

The Romance of Travel

Russian Clothing for Men | Red Army Men in Greatcoat and Budenovkas, 1925s.(pag 26)

'Soviet Clothing Design' Soviet Costume and Textiles Tatiana Strizhenova, Flammario ---------------------------------------.

ma bufang

The governor that was not there – Ma Bufang

Google: Maps or Earth?

Silk Route- network of interlinking trade routes across "Eurasia" trading various goods with different countries.

sinkiang

sinkiang

Pinterest
Search