Kazakhstan & Central Asia: Through the Eyes of Western Travelers

The Sons of the Steppe

By Henry Lansdell Harper's Magazine
August 1887

The Mountains of Turkestan

By Ellsworth Huntington The Geographical Journal
January 1, 1905


Meeting Place of Empires

Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine
December 1880

The Steppes of the Irtish

By George Kennan The Century Magazine
May 1888

Kazakh Social Structure

By George Kennan Yale University Press

With the Nomads of Central Asia

By Edward Murray National Geographic
January 1936

Kazakhs and Kirgiz steppe

By Henri Moser, trans. Snezhana Atanova

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