Camps and trails in China [front cover].

Creator

Date Created

1918

Identifier

University of Otago Library - DS 710 AJ74
s12

Publisher

New York, London : D. Appleton and company.

Description

Roy Andrews (1884-1960) was an explorer, and long-time curator and director of the American Museum of Natural History. His Asiatic Zoological Expedition of 1916-17 was written up in his "Camps and Trails in China". The pagoda on the cover is found at Ta-Li, a town in the Yunnan province that was also visited by Marco Polo in the Thirteenth century Incidentally, it is said that the movie character Indiana Jones was modelled on Andrews.

Contributor

Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960

Format

Book covers
Covers (Illustration)

Extent

220 mm

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Source

Camps and trails in China; a narrative of exploration, adventure, and sport in little-known China, by Roy Chapman Andrews and Yvette Borup Andrews (New York, London, D. Appleton and company, 1918).

Language

eng

Is Part Of

Camps and trails in China.

Files

s12.jpg

Collection

Citation

unknown, “Camps and trails in China [front cover].,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 7, 2023, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5986.