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Across the Ussuri Kray

V. K. ArsenК№ev

Across the Ussuri Kray

travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains

by V. K. ArsenК№ev

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history,
  • Travel,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-437) and index.

    StatementVladimir K. Arsenyev ; translated with annotations by Jonathan C. Slaght
    ContributionsSlaght, Jonathan C., editor, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK771.U9 A813 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 454 pages
    Number of Pages454
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26932753M
    ISBN 100253022053, 0253022150
    ISBN 109780253022059, 9780253022158
    LC Control Number2016023383
    OCLC/WorldCa933437827

    Get this from a library! Across the Ussuri Kray: travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains. [V K Arsenʹev; Jonathan C Slaght] -- In Russia's Far East sits the wild Ussuri Kray, a region known for its remote highlands and rugged mountain passes where tigers and bears roam the cliffs, and salmon and lenok navigate the rivers. In. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Across the Ussuri Kray: Travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller 4.

      In Vladimir Arsenyev’s memoir, Across the Ussuri Kray, he described multiple tiger attacks on dogs, livestock, and even humans, and chanced upon tigers in the forest himself. The hunting pressure on wild Amur tiger populations at the turn of the 20th century was incredible: hunters in Russia were removing an estimated tigers from. Across The Ussuri Kray: Travels In The Sikhote Alin Mountains by Arsenyev, Vladimir K./ Slaght, Jonathan C. (Trn)/ Yegorchev, Ivan (Frw) In Russia's Far East sits the wild Ussuri Kray, a region known for its remote highlands and rugged mountain passes where tigers and bears roam the cliffs, and salmon and lenok navigate the rivers.

      In Across the Ussuri Kray (Indiana University Press, ), famed Russian explorer and ethnographer Vladimir Arsenyev catalogued the people and animals he encountered during a grueling six-month expedition to the forests of the Sikhote-Alin Mountains in This book was partial source material for Akira Kurosawa’s Academy Award. the World Across the Ussuri Kray: Travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains Across the Blue Mountains Trespassing Across America: One Man's Epic, Never-Done-Before (and Sort of Illegal) Hike Across the Heartland The High Mountains of Portugal: A .


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Originally written as "a popular scientific description of the Kray," this unabridged edition includes photographs largely unseen for nearly a century and is annotated by Jonathan C.

Slaght, a biologist working in the same forests Arsenyev explored. Across the Ussuri Kray is a classic of northeast Asian cultural and natural : vastly expanded Russian knowledge of the Ussuri Kray.

A forester by training, he explored the forests, mountains, and coast to generate detailed land-cover descriptions and ,scale maps (where km = 1 cm) of both the inte-rior and coast. He died of unclear causes en route to Irkutsk inat the age of thirty-eight (Zakharenko.

Across the Ussuri Kray Travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains (Book): Arsenʹev, V. K.: In this collection of travel writing by Russian explorer and naturalist Vladimir K. Arsenyev (), readers are shuttled back to the turn of the 20th century when the Russian Empire was reeling from its defeat in the Russo-Japanese War () and vulnerable to its Far Eastern.

Across the Ussuri Kray Travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains (Book): Arsenʹev, V. K.: In Russia’s Far East sits the wild Ussuri Kray, a region known for its remote highlands and rugged mountain passes where tigers and bears roam the cliffs, and salmon and lenok navigate the rivers. In this collection of travel writing by famed Russian explorer and naturalist Vladimir K.

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Arsenyev (), readers are shuttled back to the turn of the 20th century when the Russian Empire was reeling. Across the Ussuri Kray: Travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains was the first of these, published in Vladivostok in in the midst of the Russian Civil War, and is the account of of two separate expeditions in and This volume is available in a new translation by Jonathan C Slaght.

ACROSS THE USSURI KRAY. Domain of the Bears. Members introduction. Domain Introduction. Rules of the Domain. General. Myth & Legend. Bear Predation and Face-Off Topics. Extant Bears. Sun Bear.

Sloth Bears. Brown Bears. Polar Bear. Black Bear. Spectacled Bear. Giant Panda. Prehistoric & Extinct Bears. Earliest Bear Ancestors. Amphicyonidae. However, it was only when a young go-getter from the U.S. named Jonathan Slaght recently retranslated the original account (written in Russian) of Arsenyev’s first book, Across the Ussuri Kray (), and published it under the same name through Indiana University Press (), that we English readers got a sense of what the Wild East was.

I pray the same fate does not befall Jonathan C. Slaght’s new translation, Across the Ussuri Kray: Travels in the Sikhote-Alin Mountains, published by .Across the Ussuri Kray by vladimir k arsenyev jonathan cornelius slaght Author:vladimir k arsenyev, jonathan cornelius slaght, Date: Ma ,Views: 16 Author:vladimir k arsenyev, jonathan cornelius slaght Language: eng Format: epub Published: T+Jonathan C.

Slaght, PhD, is the Russia and Northeast Asia Coordinator for the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). He leads research projects on Blakiston's fish owls and Amur tigers, and seeks to unify the conservation objectives of the /5.