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Through Shên-kan

Robert Sterling Clark

Through Shên-kan

the account of the Clark expedition in North China 1908-9

by Robert Sterling Clark

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Published by T. Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Sterling Clark and Arthur de C. Sowerby; edited by C.H. Chepmell.
ContributionsSowerby, Arthur de C., Chepmell, C. H.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18124713M

(plate 21 from Through Shên-kan: The Account of the Clark Expedition in North China )Through Shên-kan: The Account of the Clark Expedition in North China ) + + + + +. Through Shen-Kan the Account of the Clark Expedition in North China, (Classic Reprint) (Paperback Or Softback) by Robert Sterling Clark Paperback, Published by Forgotten Books, United States ISBN , ISBN:

Kanban: How to Visualize Work and Maximize Efficiency and Output with Kanban, Lean Thinking, Scrum, and Agile (Lean Guides with Scrum, Sprint, Kanban, DSDM, XP & Crystal Book 8).   In , the book “Through Shen-Kan” was translated into Chinese. Comparative photos “Then & Now: Photographs of Northern China” is a .

  Clark wrote up the expedition in a book, “Through Shen-kan,” that constitutes, according to Shi Hongshuai, an expert in geographical history in northwestern China, “the most comprehensive. Meant to mimic the official flag of The Explorers Club in New York City—where thePhantoms installation, commissioned by the Clark, is installed—Dion’s monochrome pennant is the ghostly double of the Through Shên-kan cover and, perhaps, of the photo of his project, Dion recreated the material remnants of the Clark expedition in papier-mâché; it is as though .


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Clark, Robert Sterling. Sowerby, Arthur de Carle, Chepmell, Claude Herries, Rothschild, Nathaniel Charles, Hogg, Henry Roughton. Type. Book. Clark was joined by the naturalist and writer. Arthur de Carle Sowerby, with whom he co-wrote a book, Through Shen-kan, published in The book recounts their journey, along with observations on geography, zoology, astronomy, geology, meteorology, and culture.

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Fisher Unwin, London, Three years later, Clark and Sowerby published Through Shên-kan: The Account of the Clark Expedition in North China, –9. Part travelogue and part scientific record, the book greatly expanded Western knowledge of the terrain, climate, ecology, and culture of northern China.

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To commemorate the th anniversary of the publication of Through Shên-Kan, China Intercontinental Press has assembled a selection of the original photos taken by the Clark expedition and recent images taken by Li Ju and his colleagues.

This book gives both Chinese and foreign readers an intuitive and vivid understanding of the historical. Three years later, Clark and Sowerby published Through Shên-kan: The Account of the Clark Expedition in North China, – travelogue and part scientific record, the book greatly expanded Western knowledge of the terrain, climate, ecology, and culture of northern China.

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THROUGH SHÊN-KAN. Robert Sterling Clark and Arthur de C. Sowerby. $ (hardcover) Before he was an art collector, Sterling Clark was an explorer and adventurer.

In –9 he led an expedition across China’s northern frontier, covering nearly 2, miles of largely uncharted territory, primarily on mule and horseback. Materials Related to Through Shen-Kan Inthirty-one-year-old American adventurer Robert Sterling Clark organized a scientific expedition to northern China for the purpose of creating a detailed geographical survey of the area, recording daily meteorological observations, photographing the people, places, and landscapes, and collecting.

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Fisher Unwin (Firm),]. London & Leipsig: T. Fisher Unwin, First edition. 4to. Publisher's ochre cloth over boards with title and small pictorial of a man riding a horse in black to front cover. Fine. Item # This work is an account of the expedition from Taiyuan in Northern Shanxi to the Shensi and Kansu provinces of northern China, paid for by Robert Sterling Clark, heir to the.

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