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Tour shares the diverse traditions of Central Asia

By Siddhartha Mitter
Globe Correspondent / October 12, 2007

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Sixteen years after the fall of the Soviet Union supposedly threw open the doors to travel and cultural contact with the republics of Central Asia, the vast region of deserts, steppes, and mountains that stretches from the Caspian Sea to the edges of China remains a vague notion in Western minds. (Full article: 897 words)

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