The History of Central Asia: The Age of the Steppe Warriors
Dr Christoph Baumer is an independent scholar, explorer and President of the Society for the Exploration of EurAsia. His talk, which shares its title with his book of the same name, will cover the history and cultures of Central Asia from the Palaeolithic period to the Scythian migration into Eastern Europe and the Inner Asia campaign of Alexander of Macedon.
This lecture is being held jointly with the Oriental Club and space is consequently limited. Please inform the RSAA office in advance if you plan to attend, or would like lunch beforehand. The lecture will begin at 1.15pm.
19 March 2014
Where: The Royal Astronomical Society
Sikunder Burnes: Master of the ‘Great Game’
Where: The Royal Asiatic Society, 14 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD [Nearest Underground Stations Euston Square or Warren Street]
Lecture starts at 1.15pm and ends around 2.30pm. A sandwich lunch is available from 12.30pm and must be booked via the office by 2.30pm the day before.
Tickets: Free: Members and their guests only.Find out more > Show me all upcoming events