Novye goroda tsentralnogo Kazakhstana

KONOBRITSKAIA, Evgeniia Mitrofanovna. Novye goroda tsentralnogo Kazakhstana.

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KONOBRITSKAIA, Evgeniia Mitrofanovna. Novye goroda tsentralnogo Kazakhstana. Alma-Ata, [Academy of Sciences of Kazakh Socialist Republic], 1950.

8vo. Original illustrated wrappers; pp. 36, [2], errata slip tipped in at the end; a little browned, due to paper stock; a very good copy.
First edition, one of 1500 copies printed. A New Town in Central Kazakhstan documents the building of Karaganda as a garden city, the re-forestation of the steppe and shows the comrades at work. Old Karaganda had to be abandoned because of the exploitation of rich coal deposits underneath.
COPAC lists two copies, at Durham and Leeds University.

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