Location/Culture Reports

Culture Report — Mongolia

Books written about Mongolia include In Secret Mongolia, Henning Haslund; Spirits and Ghosts, Journeys Through Mongolia, Antonin Kratochvil, Julia Calfee; Vanished Kingdoms: A Woman Explorer in Tibet, China and Mongolia 1921-1925; Where the Pavement Ends: One Woman’s Bicycle Trip Through Mongolia, China and Vietnam, Erica Warmbrunn; Women of Mongolia, Martha Avery; News From Tartary, Peter Fleming; The Desert Road to Turkestan, Owen Lattimore and The Story of the Weeping Camel, Byambasuren Davaa.

The Mongolian documentary, The Story of the Weeping Camel was nominated for an Academy Award in 2005 for Best Documentary.