Some books that I read in the course of preparing for this trip. All travellogues with the exception of "Cycling in Europe" which is a remarkable cycling guide to whole of Europe.

Title Author
Journey to the Centre of the Earth Richard and Nicholas Crane
0708929286, 1989
Ram Ram India, Notes from a Ride in the Subcontinent Alex Thompson and Nick Rossiter
0-586-08776-1, 1989
Full Tilt Dervla Murphy
0-7126-0075-2, 1965
Where the Pavement Ends, One Woman's Bicycle trip through Mongolia, China and Vietnam Erika Warmbrunn
0898866847, 2001
The Wind in my Wheels, Travels from the Saddle Josie Dew
0-356-20658-0, 1992
Discovery Road Tim Garratt and Andy Brown
Three Men on a Bike, A Journey through Africa Rory Spowers
0-86241-542-X, 1995
Cycling in Europe Nicholas Crane
0-330-30456-9, 1988