By Rafis Abazov
The critical Asian Republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan gained their independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. Now they're rising from the shadow of dominance and are topics of excessive curiosity from the West. the fashionable tradition and customs of a number of the peoples in those geopolitical hotspots, straddling the some distance reaches of Europe into Asia, are published to a basic viewers for the 1st time. this can be the must-have quantity for a vast, authoritative review of those conventional civilizations as they deal with globalization.
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