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Sven Anders Hedin, KNO1kl RVO,Wennerholm, Eric (1978) Sven Hedin – En biografi, Bonniers, Stockholm (19 February 1865 – 26 November 1952) was a Swedish geographer, topographer, explorer, photographer, travel writer and illustrator of his own works. During four expeditions to Central Asia, he made the Transhimalaya known in the West and located sources of the Brahmaputra, Indus and Sutlej Rivers. He also mapped lake Lop Nur, and the remains of cities, grave sites and the Great Wall of China in the deserts of the Tarim Basin. 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 Turkey, the Caucasus, Tehran, Iraq, lands of the Kyrgyz people and the Russian Far East, India, China and Japan.Hedin, Anders Sven (1911) 32Från pol till pol: genom Asien och Europa33, Bonnier, Stockholm The posthumous publication of his Central Asia Atlas marked the conclusion of his life's work.Sven Anders Hedin; Nils Peter Ambolt (1966) Central Asia Atlas, Statens etnografiska museum, Stockholm

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by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Stockholm : Lithographic Institute of the General Staff of the Swedish Army, [1916]-1922
BookBook [text, still image, volume]
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
London : Royal National Institute for the Blind, 1933
BookBook [braille]
Di wang zhi du : Rehe / Siwen Heding zhu ; Yu Guangda yi
帝王之都 : 熱河 / 斯文・赫定著 ; 于广达译
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Beijing Shi : Zhong xin chu ban she, 2008
北京市 : 中信出版社, 2008
Pekin yori Mosukuwa e / Suwen, Hedin cho ; Takayama Yōkichi yaku
北京より莫斯古へ / スウェン・ヘディン著 ; 高山洋吉訳
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Huhehaote Shi : Nei Menggu da xue chu ban she, 2012
呼和浩特市 : 內蒙古大學出版社, 2012
BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Ya Zhou fu di lü xing ji : Siwen Heding zhi tan xian sheng ya / Siwen Heding zhu ; Li Shuli yi
亞洲腹地旅行記 : 斯文赫定之探險生涯 / 斯文赫定著 ; 李述禮譯
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
[Taibei] : Taiwan kai ming shu dian, [Minguo 49 i.e. 1960]
[臺北] : 臺灣開明書店, [民國 49 i.e. 1960]
Silkʻŭ rodŭ / S.A. Hedin ; Amhŭk taeryuk / H.M. Sŭtʻaenli / Chŏng Sŏng-hwan yŏk
실크로드 / S.A. 헤[din] ; 暗黑大陸 / H.M. 스탠리 / 鄭成煥譯
Uniform title: Silk road. Korean
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Sŏul : Kŭmsŏng Chʻulpʻansa, 1989
서울 : 金星出版社, 1989
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Stockholm, Lithographic institute of the General staff of the Swedish army [K. Boktryckeriet, P.A. Norstedt & soner; etc., etc., 1904-07]
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Stockholm : Etnografiska Museet, 1969
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
Stockholm : Etnografiska Museet, 1967-<1980>
MapMap [text, cartographic image, volume]
Uniform title: Färd genom Asien. English
by Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952
London : Methuen & Company, 1898
BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
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