CHOKAN VALIKHANOV – TRAVELLER AND THE SCIENTIST

Author(s): 
List of sections: 
Domestic history
Mounth / Year: 
2015, February
Issue of the journal: 
5
Pages: 
6-8
Type of the article: 
Scientific article
Abstract: 

Chokan Chingisovich Valikhanov - officer of the Russian army, traveler, geographer, historian, ethnographer, folklorist, and publicist. He made a number of interesting travels, including those to Kashgaria, or East Turkestan, being the part of the Western China's province.

Keywords: 
East Turkestan, West Siberia, Kashgar, Tien-Shan mountains.
References: 

1. Rossijskij gosudarstvennyj istoricheskij arhiv [Russian State historical archive]. Fund. 1343. Inventory. 18. Case. 125.
2. Semenov-Tjan-Shanskij P.P. Istorija poluvekovoj dejatel'nosti Russkogo geograficheskogo obshhestva 1845-1895 [History of semicentennial activity of the Russian Geographical Society, 1845-1895]. - Sankt-Peterburg., 1896., Vol. I.
3. Semenov-Tjan-Shanskij P.P. Puteshestvie v Tjan'-Shan' v 1856-1857 gg. [Travel to Tien Shan in 1856-1857]. - Мoskva., Drofa, 2007.
4. Gejns A.K. Sobranie literaturnyh trudov [Собрание литературных трудов]. Vol. I. - Sankt-Peterburg., 1897.
5. Sankt-Peterburskij filial arhiva RAN [Saint-Petersburg branch of the RAS archive]. Fund. 23. Inventory. 1. Case. 19.
6. Vypiska iz otcheta o puteshestvii v Kashgar poruchika Valihanova [Excerpt from the report about the lieutenant Valikhanov’s trip to Kashgar]., Zapiski Imperatorskogo Russkogo geograficheskogo obshhestva po otdeleniju jetnografii. Sochinenija Chokana Chingisovicha Valihanova. Vol. XXIX. Izdany pod redakciej N.I. Veselovskogo [Notes of the Russian Imperial Geographical Society, the ethnography offic. Works by Chokan Chingisovich Valikhanov. Vol. XXIX. Published under N. I. Veselovsky's edition]. - Сankt-Peterburg., 1904.
7. Opisanie puti v Kashgar i obratno v Alatavskij okrug [Description of the way to Kashgar and back to the Alatavsky district], Zapiski Imperatorskogo Russkogo geograficheskogo obshhestva po otdeleniju jetnografii. Sochinenija Chokana Chingisovicha Valihanova. Vol. XXIX. Izdany pod redakciej N.I. Veselovskogo [Notes of the Russian Imperial Geographical Society, the ethnography offic. Works by Chokan Chingisovich Valikhanov. Vol. XXIX. Published under N. I. Veselovsky's edition]. - Sankt-Peterburg., 1904.