Interesting reads

List of books, suggested reading etc:

Ness, Mrs Patrick (Elizabeth Wilhelmina) (1929)Ten Thousand Miles in Two Continents, Methuen, London

Fleming, P. (1936) News from Tartary: A Journey from Peking to Kashmir: Jonathan Cape, London. First edition

Bridges, Lucas, (1948) Uttermost Part of the Earth, originally published by Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1948. Re-issued, with an introduction by Gavin Young, Century, London, 1987, ISBN 0-7126-1493-1.

Whitfield, Susan (1999) Life Along The Silk Road University of California Press
Bunn, Stephanie, (2010) Nomadic Felts The British Museum Press – Artistic Traditions in World Cultures

Michaud, Roland and Sabrina, (1985) Caravans to Tartary Thames and Hudson

Rageth, Jurg, (2016) Turkmen Carpets. A New Perspective Freunde des Orienttepichs, Sarnen

Many of the items listed here, and mentioned on my website, are held by, in an archive.