National Geographic : 1931 Mar
LIFE ON THE STEPPES AND OASES OF CHINESE TURKESTAN HAJI HASHIM BEG ENJOYS THE ROYAL SPORT' OF FALCONRY Pride in his family is matched by pride in his hunting bird, which is used for bringing down small game. Haji Hashinm is a Chinese customhouse interpreter and a widely traveled man. U iauooial t.eograpnli society atiural color i'lotogrl-apns DV \V. nOSSlalru TIlE KARAKORAM RANGE PRESENTS A JAGGED SKYLINE NORTHWEST OF PANGONG LAKE The mighty glaciers which once filled this and other similar broad valleys have dwindled away, but their residue has built up the valley floors and carpets their slopes.