From Pole to Pole - Sven Anders Hedin

From Pole to Pole

By Sven Anders Hedin

  • Release Date: 1952-01-01
  • Genre: Specialty Travel


In his book Från pol till pol (From Pole to Pole), Hedin describes a journey through Asia and Europe between the late 1880s and the early 1900s. While traveling, Hedin visited Constantinople (Istanbul), oil-rich Azerbaijan (in the times of the Nobel Brothers), Teheran, Mesopotamia (Iraq), lands of the Kyrgyz people, India, China, Asiatic Russia, and Japan.