Thubron travelled throughout Central Asia in the wake of the break-up of the Soviet Union and documented the widespread social upheaval in a region reeling from political change.
Thubron is an inspirational writer, intrepid traveller and insightful observer and his The Lost Heart of Asia is an outstanding guide to the history, people and culture of a vast region resonating with history and politics.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages, map
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/04/2004
- Category: Travel writing
- ISBN: 9780099459286