Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Asia: Land of Natural Wonders

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Discovering scenic marvels of Asia and Middle East 

Below are few natural facts of Asian land you will discover in this book:

+ Know about fantastic conical hills in central Turkey have been made even more extraordinary by local cave dwellers. 

+ A mountain-ringed lake in southern Siberia, the deepest on Earth, contains one-fifth of the world’s fresh water. 

+ Natural limestone dams, cut across a river to form a chain of glassy lakes high in the Hindu Kush Mountains. 

+ A volcanic eruption that killed 36,000 people, a new island has risen out of the sea. 

+ A salty sun-baked world far below sea level is the setting for stories of Lot's wife and King David.

+ A white wonderland glistens on a Turkish hillside below a ruined city where Greeks and Romans once took the waters.

+ Barren peaks stand guard over a desert that is one of the world's largest, and most inhospitable. 

+ The elegant cone that forms Japan's highest mountain has long inspired respect and devotion.

And many more + breathtaking photos.