Postcript added to the article North from Kabul & News from Tartary, 23 October 2013.

(12). In his 1963 book The Fate of Admiral Kolchak Peter Fleming included a dedication to the memory of PIOTR SERGEIVICH BORODISHIM a former sergeant in one the Siberian armies (under anti-Communist leader, Admiral Kolchak). "In 1935 he helped two young travellers on a difficult adventure; they last saw him 'riding back along the way we had come, hunched on his camel, eternally sucking at his long Chinese pipe' .. Two years later he was murdered by bandits."

Fleming's gallant endorsement is a fitting tribute.

The Fate of Admiral Kolchak (Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1963), former stock of Flint public library found in a bookstore in Wrexham market.