Stein's Silk Road legacy revisited

Whitfield, Susan (2009) Stein's Silk Road legacy revisited. Asian Affairs, 40 (2). pp. 224-242. ISSN 0306-8374

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An account of the four expeditions to Chinese Central Asia made at the beginning of the twentieth century by the Hungarian scholar, Aurel Stein; his discoveries and excavations in the ancient cities of the Silk Road, including the famous cache of scrolls he found at Dunhuang. The second part of the article covers the present day activities of the International Dunhuang Project and an expedition made in 2008 to retrace Stein's footsteps and replicate his photographs.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: geography, planning and development,economics and econometrics,political science and international relations,law ,/dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/3300/3305
UEA Research Groups: Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Research Centres > Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures
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Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2021 00:08
Last Modified: 03 Jan 2024 02:46
DOI: 10.1080/03068370902871573

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