OLZSCHA, Reiner, and Georg CLEINOW. Turkestan. Die politisch-historischen und wirtschaftlichen Probleme Zentralasiens.

Leipzig, Koehler & Amelang, [1942].


Large 8vo. Original cloth-backed illustrated boards; pp. 433, [2], folding map in rear pocket; light rubbing, printed on wartime paper; from an Estonian library with stamps and shelfmarks; otherwise very good.

First edition of this pro German geopolitical and economic view of Central Asia. Soviet rule is described as an interim, and Nazi Germany was rather keen on the natural resources and the proximity to British India.