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Niedermayer, Oskar von, and Diez, Ernst. Afganistan. Leipzig: Karl W. Hiersemann, 1924, 1st ed., 4to (31 x 26cm), half title, xvi, 41 pp., 243 b/w plates, 3 plans, illus., ex-libris, a small  ...
Niedermayer, Oskar von, and Diez, Ernst. Afganistan. Leipzig: Karl w. Hiersemann, 1924, 1st ed., 4to (31 x 26cm), half title, xvi, 41 pp., 243 b/w plates, 3 plans, illus., ex-libris, a small low corner’s tear on page 19, publisher’s decorative cloth. a remarkably clean and fresh copy throughout. Rare. This book is based on photographs and other material obtained by Niedermayer and his colleagues during ill-fated German secret mission to Kabul in World War i when they attempted to engage Afghanistan in a Holy War against British India.
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