History of the Great Steppe, the
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The steppe landscape of Kazakhstan: a visually stunning insight into history, landscape, and culture. This opulent volume provides insight into the history and culture of the Great Steppe and Kazakhstan: on the basis of archaeological finds, it documents the prehistory and protohistory, continues with the invasion by Genghis Khan, the Arab-Islamic period, the integration into the USSR, up to the most recent epoch of growing national consciousness in an independent state. The impressive pictures are accompanied by excerpts from the book In the Stream of History by the first president of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, who led the country for over thirty years.
ISBN 9783947563517. Edition Cantz.