Dragon



Exchange of Ideas and Goods

The Silk Road







Return to

China Page and Main Menu

Bibliography Index


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


A   Return to the top

Amnesty International.  People's Republic of China:  China's anti-terrorism legislation and repression in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.  London: International Secretariat, 2002.

Andrews, Fred H.  Wall paintings from ancient shrines in Central Asia.  2 Volumes. London: Oxford University Press, 1948.

Andrews, Fred H.; Stein, Aurel, Sir.  Catalogue of wall-paintings from ancient shrines in Central Asia and Sistan.  Reprint. Originally published: London: Oxford University Press, 1933. New Delhi: Cosmo, 1981.

The Archaeology of the Steppe:  Methods and Strategies.  (ed. Genito, Bruno). Naples: Istituto Universario Orientale, 1994.

Aspects of the maritime Silk Road:  from the Persian Gulf to the East China Sea.  (ed. Kauz, Ralph). Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2010.

B   Return to the top

Banerjee, Gauranga Nath.  India As Known to the Ancient World:  Or, India's Intercourse in Ancient Times With Her Neighbours, Egypt, Western Asia, Greece, Rome, Central Asia, China, Further India and Indonesia.  (originally published 1921. Also on Google Books.). New York: Rimbault Press, 2008.

Banerjee, Gauranganath.  India As Known To The Ancient World :  Or India's Intercourse in Ancient Times With Her Neighbors, Egypt, Western Asia, Greece, Rome, Central Asia, China, Further India and Indonesia.  (originally published 1921. Also on Google Books.). Whitefish, Montana: Kessinger Publishing, 2008.

Barber, E. J.  Prehistoric Textiles.  Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1991.

Barfield, Thomas J.  The perilous frontier:  nomadic empires and China.  Studies in Social Discontinuity. Malden: Blackwell, 1992.

Barnett, A. Doak.  China's far West:  four decades of change.  Boulder: Westview Press, 1993.

Bell-Fialkoff, Andrew.  The role of migration in the history of the Eurasian Steppe:  Sedentary civilization vs. 'barbarian' and nomad.  New York: Palgrave, 2000.

Bellew, Henry Walter.  Kashmir and Kashghar:  A narrative of the journey of the Embassy to Kashghar in 1873-74.  Reprint: London: Trubner & Co., 1875. Lahore: Sang-e-Meel Publications, 1999.

Bell?r-Hann, Ildik?.  Situating the Uyghurs between China and Central Asia.  Revised. Brookfield, VT: Ashgate, 2007.

Ben-Adam, Justin.  Oasis identities:  Uyghur nationalism along China's Silk Road.  New York: Columbia University Press, 1997.

Benson, Linda.  The Ili Rebellion:  the Moslem challenge to Chinese authority in Xinjiang, 1944-1949.  Armonk: M. E. Sharpe, 1990.

Benson, Linda; Svanberg, Ingvar.  China's Last Nomads:  The History and Culture of China's Kazaks.  Studies on Modern China. Armonk: M. E. Sharpe Incorporated, 1998.

Bergman, Folke.  Archaeological researches in Sinkiang, especially the Lopnor region.  Reports from the scientific expedition to the north-western provinces of China under the leadership of Dr. Sven Hedin. The Sino-Swedish expedition. Publication 7. VII. Archaeology. Stockholm: Bokforlags aktiebolaget Thule, 1939.

Berlie, Jean A.  Islam in China:  Hui and Uyghurs between modernization and sinicization.  Bangkok: White Lotus Press, 2004.

Bernstein, Richard.  Ultimate journey:  retracing the path of an ancient buddhist monk who crossed Asia in search of enlightenment.  New York: A.A. Knopf, 2001.

Boravia, Judy.  Silk Road:  From Xian to Kashgar.  Second Edition. Lincolnwood, IL: N T C Publishing Group, 1994.

Brose, Michael Carl.  Strategies of survival:  Uyghur elites in Yuan and early-Ming China.  Thesis (Ph. D.) -- University of Pennsylvania, 2000. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 2000.

Franck, Irene M.; Brownstone, David M.  Silk Road:  a history.  New York: Facts on File, Incorporated, 1986.

C   Return to the top

The Cambridge history of Inner Asia.  (ed. Sinor, D.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

Cameron, Nigel.  Barbarians and Mandarins:  Thirteen Centuries of Western Travellers in China.  New York: Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1999.

China Guides Editors.  The Silk Road.  Lincolnwood, IL: N T C Publishing Group, 1994.

China's campaign to "Open up the West":  national, provincial, and local perspectives.  (ed. Goodman, S. G.). Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

China's west region development:  domestic strategies and global implications.  River Edge, NJ: World Scientific, 2004.

Christian, David.  A history of Russia, central Asia, and Mongolia:  Inner Eurasia from prehistory to the Mongol empire.  History of the World Series, Vol. I. Inner Eurasia from Prehistory to the Mongol Empire. Oxford: Malden: Blackwell Publishers, 1999.

Chu, Wen-chang.  The Moslem rebellion in northwest China, 1862-1878:  A study of government minority policy.  Central Asiatic Studies, 5. The Hague: Mouton, 1966.

Church, Percy William Palmer.  Chinese Turkestan, with caravan and rifle.  London: Rivingtons, 1901.

Clarke, Michael.  China, Xinjiang and Central Asia:  History, Transition and Crossborder Interaction into the 21st Century.  New York: Routledge, 2009.

Cockburn, A.; Cockburn, E.; Reyman, T.  Mummies, Disease, and Ancient Cultures.  2nd. Edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Collets Staff.  Guide to the Silk Road.  New York: State Mutual Book & Periodical Service, Limited, 1991.

Conservation of ancient sites on the Silk Road:  proceedings of an international conference on the conservation of grotto sites.  (ed. Agnew, Neville). Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 1997.

D   Return to the top

Dabbs, Jack Autrey.  The History of the Discovery and Exploration of Chinese Turkestan.  Central Asiatic Studies, 8. The Hague: Mouton, 1963.

De Silva, Anil.  The Art of Chinese Landscape Painting In the Caves of Tun-Huang.  New York: Crown, 1964.

De Weck, Christine.  The Silk Road Today.  New York: Vantage Press, 1989.

Deasy, Henry Hugh Peter.  In Tibet and Chinese Turkestan:  Being the record of three years' exploration.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1901.

Developing China's west:  a critical path to balanced national development.  Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2004.

Dillon, Michael.  Xinjiang:  China's Muslim far northwest.  Durham East-Asia Series. New York: RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.

Drege, Jean-Pierre.  The Silk Road Saga.  New York: Facts on File, Incorporated, 1989.

Drompp, Michael R.  Tang China and the Collapse of the Uighur Empire:  A Documentary History.  Leiden; Boston; Bedfordshire: Brill, 2005.

Drompp, Michael Robert.  Tang China and the collapse of the Uighur Empire:  a documentary history.  Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2005.

E   Return to the top

Ethnic Challenges Beyond Borders:  Chinese and Russian Perspectives of the Central Asian Conundrum.  (ed. Zhang, Yongjin). New York: Saint Martin's Press, 1998.

F   Return to the top

Foltz, Richard.  Religions of the Silk Road:  premodern patterns of globalization.  New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.

Forbes, Andrew D. W.  Warlords and Muslims in Chinese central Asia:  a political history of republican Sinkiang, 1911-1949.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 1986.

G   Return to the top

Ghose, Rajeshwari.  Kizil on the Silk Road:  crossroads of commerce & meeting of minds.  Mumbai, India: Marg Publications: 2008.

Ghose, Rajeshwari.  In the Footsteps of Buddha:  An Iconic Journey from India to China.  New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1999.

The glory of the Silk Road:  art from ancient China.  (eds. Li, Jian; Hansen, Valerie). Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Dayton Art Institute, Feb. 8-May 11, 2003, and at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, June 7-Aug. 3, 2003. Dayton, Ohio: Dayton Art Institute, 2003.

H   Return to the top

Hali, Awelkhan; Li, Zengxiang; Luckert, Karl W.  Kazakh Traditions of China.  Lanham: University Press of America, 1997.

Harris, Rachel.  The making of a musical canon in Chinese Central Asia:  the Uyghur Twelve Muqam.  Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, 2008.

Harris, Rachel.  Singing the village:  music, memory and ritual among the Sibe of Xinjiang.  Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press for the British Academy, 2004.

Hasiotis, Arthur C.  Soviet political, economic, and military involvement in Sinkiang from 1928 to 1949.  Modern European History. Based on Ph. D. Thesis -- New York University, 1978. New York: Garland, 1987.

Hedin, Sven Anders.  The Silk road.  Translation of: Sidenvagen. London: Routledge, 1938.

Hedin, Sven Anders.  Riddles of the Gobi desert.  Sequel to "Across the Gobi desert". New York: E. P. Dutton & Company: London: G. Routledge, 1933.

Hedin, Sven.  The Silk Road.  (trans. Lyon, F. H.). Reprint of London: Routledge, 1938. Columbia, MO: South Asia Books, 1994.

History of Civilizations of Central Asia, Volume 1:  The Dawn of Civilization: Earliest Times to 700 BC.  (eds. Dani, A. H.; Masson, V. M.). Paris: UNESCO, 1992.

History of Civilizations of Central Asia, Volume 2:  The Development of Sedentary and Nomadic Civilizations: 700BC to AD 250.  (ed. Harmatta, J.). Paris: UNESCO, 1994.

History of Civilizations of Central Asia, Volume 3:  The Crossroads of Civilizations: AD 250 to 750.  (ed. Litvinsky, B. A.). Paris: UNESCO, 1996.

Honey, David B.  The rise of the medieval Hsiung-nu:  the biography of Liu Yuan.  Papers on Inner Asia, No. 15. Bloomington, IN: Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies, 1990.

Hopkirk, Peter.  Foreign devils on the Silk Road:  the search for the lost cities and treasures of Chinese central Asia.  Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 1984.

Hulsewe, A. F. P.  China in Central Asia.  Leiden: Brill, 1979.

I   Return to the top

Iberians in the Singapore-Melaka area and adjacent regions (16th to 18th century).  (ed. Borschberg, Peter). Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz; Lisboa: Fundacao Oriente, 2004.

Interaction between Indian and central Asian science and technology in medieval times.  Indo-Soviet Joint Monograph Series. New Delhi: Indian National Science Academy, c1990.

J   Return to the top

Jager, Ulf.  The new old mummies from Eastern Central Asia:  ancestors of the Tocharian Knights depicted on the Buddhist wallpaintings of Kucha and Turfan?  Sino-Platonic Papers, No. 84. Philadelphia: Dept. of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Pennsylvania, 1998.

Juliano, Annette L. and Learner, Judith A.  Monks and merchants:  Silk Road treasures from northwest China Gansu and Ningxia Provinces, fourth-seventh century.  New York: Asia Society, Incorporated, 2001.

K   Return to the top

Kamberi, Dolkun.  The three thousand year old Charchan man preserved at Zaghunluq:  abstract account of a tomb excavation in Charchan County of Uyghuristan.  Sino-Platonic Papers, No. 44. Philadelphia: Dept. of Oriental Studies, University of Pennsylvania, 1994.

Kim, Ho-dong.  The Muslim rebellion and the Kashghar emirate in Chinese Central Asia, 1864-1877.  Thesis (Ph. D.) -- Harvard University, 1986. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1986.

Klimkeit, Han-Joachim.  Gnosis on the Silk Road:  Gnostic Parables, Hymns, and Prayers from Central Asia.  (contr. Robinson, James M.). San Francisco, CA: Harper San Francisco, 1994.

L   Return to the top

Lattimore, Eleanor Holgate.  Turkestan reunion.  Reprint: New York: John Day Co., 1934. New York: Kodansha International, 1994.

Lattimore, Eleanor Holgate.  Turkestan reunion.  (intro. Lattimore, Owen). Reprint: New York: John Day Co., 1934. New York: AMS Press, 1975.

Lattimore, Owen.  High Tartary.  (intro. Schell, Orville). Reprint: New York: AMS Press, 1975. (New photographs). New York: Kodansha America, 1994.

Lattimore, Owen.  Inner Asian frontiers of China.  New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Lattimore, Owen.  High Tartary.  Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1930.

Le Coq, Albert von.  Buried treasures of Chinese Turkestan.  (originally published 1928). Oxford in Asia Paperbacks. 1st ed. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1928. Translation of: Auf Hellas spuren in Ostturkistan. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985.

Le Coq, Albert von.  Buried treasures of Chinese Turkestan.  (trans. Barwell, Anna). Translation of: Auf Hellas spuren in Ostturkistan. London: G. Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1928.

Le Coq, Albert von.  Buried treasures of Chinse Turkestan:  An account of the activities and adventures of the second and third German Turfan expeditions.  First published in German under the title "Auf Hellas Spuren in Ostturkistan" in 1926. New York: Longmans, Green, 1929.

Lieu, Samuel N.  Manichaeism in Central Asia and China.  Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, 1998.

Ling-hu, Te-fen.  Accounts of Western nations in the history of the Northern Chou dynasty.  (ed. trans. Miller, Roy Andrew). Berkeley: University of California Press, 1959.

Liu, Xinru.  The Silk Road in world history.  Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Liu, Xinru.  Ancient India and ancient China:  trade and religious exchanges AD 1-600.  New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Liu, Xinru.  Ancient India and ancient China:  trade and religious exchanges AD 1-600.  New York: Oxford University Press, 1988.

Liu, Xinru.  The silk road:  overland trade and cultural interactions in Eurasia.  Washington, D.C.: American Historical Association, 1998.

M   Return to the top

Macartney, Catherine, Lady.  An English lady in Chinese Turkestan.  Originally published London: Ernest Benn, 1931. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985.

Mackerras, Colin.  The Uighur Empire According to the T'ang Dynastic Histories:  A Study in Sino-Uighur Relations, 744-840.  (ed. trans. Mackerras, Colin). Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1972, 1973.

Maillart, Ella.  Forbidden journey - from Peking to Kashmir.  (trans. McGreevy, Thomas). New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1937.

Mair, Victor H.  Tunhuang Popular Narratives.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984.

Mallory, J. P..  Tarim Mummies:  Ancient China and the Mystery of the Earliest Peoples from the West.  New York: London: Thames & Hudson, 2008.

Mallory, J. P.; Mair, Victor H.  The Tarim mummies:  Ancient China and the mysteries of the earliest peoples from the west.  New York: Thames & Hudson, 2000.

Mclaughlin, Raoul.  Rome and the Distant East:  Trade Routes to the Ancient Lands of Arabia, India and China.  New York: Continuum, 2009.

Millward, James A.  Beyond the Pass:  Economy, Ethnicity, and Empire in Qing Central Asia, 1759-1864.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1998.

Myrdal, Jan; Kessle, Gun.  The Silk Road:  A Journey from the High Pamirs and Ili Through Sinkiang and Kansu.  Translation of Sidenvagen. New York: Pantheon Books, 1980.

N   Return to the top

Ning, Qiang.  Art, religion, and politics in medieval China:  the Dunhuang cave of the Zhai Family.  Honolulu: University of Hawai? Press, 2004.

Nomads of the Eurasian Steppes in the Early Iron Age.  (eds. Davis-Kimball, J.; Bashilov, V. A.; Yablonsky, L. T.). Berkeley: Zinat Press, 1995.

Nomads, traders and holy men along China's silk road.  (eds. Juliano, Annette L.; Lerner, Judith A.). Papers presented at a symposium held at the Asia Society in New York, November 9-10, 2001. Silk Road Studies, VII. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2002.

Nyman, Lars-Erik.  Great Britain and Chinese, Russian and Japanese interests in Sinkiang, 1918-1934.  Lund Studies in International History; 8. Stockholm: Esselte Studium, 1977.

P   Return to the top

Paula, Christa.  The road to Miran:  Travels in the forbidden zone of Xinjiang.  London: HarperCollins, 1994.

People's Republic of China:  Gross violations of human rights in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.  (ed. Amnesty International, International Secretariat). London: Amnesty International, International Secretariat, 1999.

People's Republic of China:  Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region: appeal for Uighurs arbitrarily detained.  (ed. Amnesty International, International Secretariat). London: Amnesty International, International Secretariat, 1999.

Perdue, Peter C.  China marches west:  the Qing conquest of Central Eurasia.  Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005.

Perdue, Peter C.  China Marches West::  The Qing Conquest of Central Eurasia.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006.

Pilkington, John.  An Adventure on the Old Silk Road:  From Venice to the Yellow Sea.  North Pomfret, VT: Trafalgar Square, 1990.

R   Return to the top

Renaudot, Eusebius.  Ancient accounts of India and China by two Mohammedan travellers.  Reprint. Columbia, MO: South Asia Books, 1995.

Rhie, Marylin M.  Early Buddhist art of China and central Asia.  Handbuch der Orientalistik Series. Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, 1999.

Rong, Xinjiang.  Land route or sea route?:  commentary on the study of the paths of transmission and areas in which Buddhism was disseminated during the Han period.  Philadelphia: Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania, 2004.

Rudelson, Justin Jon.  Bones in the sand:  The struggle to create Uighur nationalist ideologies in Xinjiang, China.  Thesis (Ph. D.) -- Harvard University, 1992. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1992.

Rudelson, Justin.  Oasis Identities:  Uyghur Nationalism along China's Silk Road.  New York: Columbia University Press, 1998.

Russell-Smith, Lilla.  Uygur Patronage in Dunhuang:  Regional Art Centres on the Northern Silk Road in the Tenth and Eleventh Centuries.  Leiden; Boston; Bedfordshire: Brill, 2005.

S   Return to the top

Samolin, William.  East Turkistan to the twelfth century;  a brief political survey.  The Hague: Mouton, 1964.

Sen, Tansen.  Buddhism, diplomacy, and trade:  the realignment of Sino-Indian relations, 600-1400.  Asian Interactions and Comparisons. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2003.

Shaughnessy, Edward L..  Western cultural innovations in China, 1200 B.C.  Sino-Platonic Papers; No. 11. Philadelphia, PA: Order from Dept. of Oriental Studies, University of Pennsylvania, 1989.

Shaw, Robert.  Visits to high Tartary, Yarkand, and Kashgar.  Reprint: London: J. Murray, 1871. Hong Kong: New York: Oxford University Press, 1984.

Shaw, Robert.  Visits to high Tartary, Yarkand, and Kashgar (formerly Chinese Tartary), and return journey over the Karakoram pass.  London: J. Murray, 1871.

Shaw, Robert.  Visits to high Tartary, Yarkand, and Kashgar.  Reprint: London: J. Murray, 1871. Lahore: Vanguard Books, 1996.

Shih Min-hsiung.  The silk industry in Ch'ing China.  (trans. Sun, E-tu Zen). Ann Arbor: Center for Chinese Studies, 1976.

Silk road exchange in China.  (Linduff, Katheryn). Philadelphia: Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania, 2004.

The Silk Road:  Fabrics from the Han to the T'ang dynasty.  San Francisco, CA: China Books & Periodicals, Incorporated, 1972.

The Silk Road: trade, travel, war and faith  (eds. Whitfield, Susan & Sims-Williams, Ursula). Chicago: Serindia Publications, 2004.

Simpfendorfer, Ben.  The New Silk Road:  How a Rising Arab World Is Turning Away from the West and Rediscovering China.  Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.

Sino-Swedish Expedition (1927-1935).  Contributions to ethnography, linguistics and history of religion.  Reports from the scientific expedition to the north-western provinces of China under the leadership of Dr Sven Hedin; VIII Ethnography 6. The Sino-Swedish Expedition. Publication; 38. Stockholm: Statens Etnografiska Museum, 1954.

Skrine, C. P.  Chinese central Asia:  An account of travels in Northern Kashmir and Chinese Turkestan.  Oxford in Asia Hardback Reprints. Reprint. Originally published: London: Methuen, 1926. Hong Kong: New York: Oxford University Press, 1986.

Skrine, C. P.  Chinese Central Asia.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1926.

Skrine, C. P.  Chinese central Asia:  An account of travels in Northern Kashmir and Chinese Turkestan.  Reprint. Originally published: London: Methuen, 1926. Lahore: Vanguard Books, 1996.

Soucek, Svatopluk.  History of inner Asia.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 2000.

Stein, A.  Ancient Khotan:  Detailed Report of Archaeological Explorations in Chinese Turkestan.  2 Volumes. Reprint. Originally published: Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1907. Dehli: Print House, 1998.

Stein, Aurel M.  Ancient Khotan:  detailed report of archaeological explorations in Chinese Turkestan.  Volume 1. (Originally published 1907). Hong Kong: Orchid Press, 2006.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Innermost Asia:  Its geography as a factor in history.  London: Clowes, 1925.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  On ancient Central-Asian tracks:  Brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China.  London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1933.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Ruins of desert Cathay:  Personal narrative of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China.  2 Volumes. Reprint. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1912. Delhi: B. R. Pub. Corp.: Distributed by D. K. Publishers' Distributors, 1985.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  On ancient Central-Asian tracks:  Brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China.  Reprint. London: Macmillan and Company, 1933. New York: Pantheon Books, 1964.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Ruins of desert Cathay:  Personal narrative of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China.  2 Volumes. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1912.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Preliminary report on a journey of archaeological and topographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan.  London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1901.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Sand-buried ruins of Khotan:  personal narrative of a journey of archaeological and geographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan.  London: Hurst, 1904.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Mountain panoramas from the Pamirs and Kwen Lun.  London: The Royal Geographical Society, 1908.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Sand-buried ruins of Khotan:  personal narrative of a journey of archaeological and geographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan.  London: T. F. Unwin, 1903.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Serindia:  Detailed report of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China carried out and described under the orders of H. M. Indian government.  5 Volumes. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1921.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Innermost Asia:  Detailed report of explorations in Central Asia, Kan-su and eastern Iran, carried out and described under the orders of H.M. Indian government.  Reprint. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1928. New Delhi: Cosmo, 1981.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Ruins of desert Cathay:  Personal narrative of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China.  2 Volumes. Reprint. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1912. New York: B. Blom, 1968.

Stein, Aurel, Sir.  Ancient Khotan:  detailed report of archaeological explorations in Chinese Turkestan.  Volume 2. (Originally published 1907). Hong Kong: Orchid Press, 2006.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  The thousand Buddhas:  ancient Buddhist paintings from the cave-temples of Tun-huang on the western frontier of China, recovered and described by Aurel Stein.  (intro. Binyon, Laurence). 3 Volumes. London: Quaritch, 1921.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Serindia:  Detailed report of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China carried out and described under the orders of H. M. Indian government.  5 Volumes. Reprint. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1921. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1980-1983.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Archaeological and topographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan.  Reprint. Preliminary report on a journey of archaeological and topographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1901. Delhi: Anmol, 1985.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  On ancient Central-Asian tracks:  Brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China.  Phoenix Books; P 606. Reprint. London: Macmillan and Company, 1933. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1974.

Stein, Aurel, Sir.  Serindia:  detailed report of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China.  Reprint. Originally published: Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1921. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1983.

Stein, Aurel, Sir.  A third journey of exploration in Central Asia, 1913-16.  Also in: The Geographical Journal (Aug./Sept., 1916). London: Beccles: W. Clowes, 1916.

Stein, Aurel, Sir.  Archaeological and topographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan.  Preliminary report on a journey of archaeological and topographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan.  Reprint. Originally published: London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1901. Delhi: Anmol, 1985.

Stein, Aurel, Sir  Innermost Asia:  Detailed report of explorations in Central Asia, Kan-su and eastern Iran, carried out and described under the orders of H.M. Indian government.  Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1928.

Stein, Aurel, Sir.  Ruins of Desert Cathay:  personal narrative of explorations in central Asia and westernmost China.  Reprint. London: Macmillan, 1912. Delhi, India: B.R. Publishing Corp.: Distributed by D.K. Publishers' Distributors, 1985.

Stein, M. A.  Ancient Khotan:  Detailed report of archaeological explorations in Chinese Turkestan.  2 Volumes. Reprint of Oxford: Claenden Press, 1907. New York: Hacker Art Books, 1975.

Stein, M. Auriel.  The Ruins Of Desert Cathay:  Personal Narrative Of Explorations In Central Asia And Western Most China.  (Originally published 1912. Volume 2 on Google Books) Whitefish, Montana: Kessinger Publishing, 2008.

T   Return to the top

Teichman, Eric.  Journey to Turkistan.  London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1937.

Thubron, Colin.  Shadow of the Silk Road.  New York: Harper, 2008.

Thubron, Colin.  Silk Road.  New York: Simon & Schuster Trade, 1990.

Thubron, Colin; Navajas, Carlos.  The Silk Road China:  Beyond the celestial kingdom.  London: Pyramid, in association with Departures, 1989.

Torday, Laszlo.  Mounted archers:  The beginnings of Central Asian history.  Edinburgh: Durham Academic Press, 1997.

Tyler, Christian.  Wild West China:  the taming of Xinjiang.  New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2004.

U   Return to the top

United States. Congressional-Executive Commission on China.  Ethnic minorities in China: Tibetans and Uighurs.  Congressional-Executive Commission on China, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, June 10, 2002.  .pdf version Washington: U.S. G.P.O., 2002.

The Uygur-Turkic Biography of the Seventh-Century Chinese Buddhist Pilgrim Xuanzang:  Ninth and Tenth Chapters.  (ed. Sinor, Denis). Uralic and Altaic Series, Vol. 166. Bloomington: Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies, Indiana University, 2001.

V   Return to the top

Vaissi?re, ?tienne de la.  Sogdian Traders:  A History.  (trans. Ward, James). Leiden; Boston; Bedfordshire: Brill, 2005.

von Le Coq, Albert.  Buried treasures of Chinese Turkestan.  (contr. Hopkirk, Peter). New York: Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1986.

W   Return to the top

Waite, Edmund.  Muslims on the Edge of China:  Religious Knowledge and Authority Amongst the Uyghurs of Xinjiang.  New York: Routledge, 2010.

Waley, Arthur.  Ballads and Stories from Tun-Huang:  An Anthology.  London: George Allen & Unwin, 1960.

Waley-Cohen, Joanna.  Exile in Mid-Qing China:  Banishment to Xinjiang, 1758-1820.  Yale historical publications. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1991.

Wang, David D.  Under the Soviet Shadow:  The Yining Incident: Ethnic Conflicts and International Rivalry in Xinjiang, 1944-1949.  Academic Monograph on Chinese Politics Series. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 1999.

Wang, David D.  Clouds over Tianshan:  Essays on Social Disturbance in Xinjiang in the 1940s.  Copenhagen S: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, 1998.

Wang, David D.  Under the Soviet shadow:  the Yining incident: ethnic conflicts and international rivalry in Xinjiang, 1944-1949.  Academic Monograph on Chinese Politics. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 1999.

Wang, David.  The East Turkestan movement in Xinjiang:  a Chinese potential source of instability?  EAI Background Brief; No. 13. Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 1998.

Wang, Jianxin.  Uyghur education and social order:  the role of Islamic leadership in the Turpan Basin.  Tokyo: Institute for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, 2004.

Wardwell, Anne E.; Watt, James C. Y.  When Silk Was Gold:  Central Asian and Chinese Textiles.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998.

Warfare in Inner Asian History (500-1800).  (ed. Di Cosmo, Nicola). Handbook of Oriental Studies. Part 8 Uralic Studies and Central Asia, 6. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2002.

Wei, Cuiyi; Luckert, Karl W.; Wei, Tsui I.  Uighur Stories from along the Silk Road.  Lanham: University Press of America, 1998.

Weng, Wei-chuan.  Bazaars of Chinese Turkestan:  life and trade along the old Silk Road.  (Photographs). Hong Kong; New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Whitfield, Roderick.; Whitfield, Susan; Agnew, Neville.  Cave temples of Mogao:  Art and history on the Silk Road.  (photos: Conner, Lois; Wu Jian). Conservation & Cultural Heritage Series. Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2001.

Whitfield, Roderick; Farrer, Anne.  Caves of the thousand Buddhas:  Chinese art from the silk route.  (eds. Farrer, Anne; Vainker, S. J.; Rawson, Jessica). London: British Museum Publications, Ltd., 1990.

Whitfield, Susan.  Life along the Silk Road.  Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999.

Wood, Frances.  The Silk Road:  two thousand years in the heart of Asia.  Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003.

Wood, Frances.  The Silk Road.  London: Folio Society, 2002.

Wriggins, Sally Hovey.  Xuanzang:  a Buddhist pilgrim on the Silk Road.  Boulder: Westview Press, 1996.

Wriggins, Sally Hovey.  The Silk Road journey with Xuanzang.  Revised edition of Xuanzang, (1996). Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 2004.

X   Return to the top

Xinjiang:  China's Muslim Borderland.  (ed. Starr, S. Frederick). Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 2004.

Y   Return to the top

Yaldiz, Marianne.  Archaologie und Kunstgeschichte Chinesisch-Zentralasiens (Xinjiang).  Handbuch der Orientalistik. Siebente Abteilung, Kunst und Archaologie. Leiden: New York: E. J. Brill, 1987.

Younghusband, Francis Edward, Sir.  Among the celestials:  A narrative of travels in Manchuria across the Gobi desert, through the Himalayas to India.  Abridged from "The heart of acontinent." London: J. Murray, 1898.

Yung, Peter.  Xinjiang:  the Silk Road: Islam's overland route to China.  New York: Oxford University Press, 1987.


To contribute to the bibliography, please send e-mail to:
Marilyn Shea
Department of Psychology
University of Maine at Farmington
mshea@maine.edu

Please format your contributions to match the entries above.

If you have a question, please use the message board.


Return to the China Page and Main Menu


http://hua.umf.maine.edu/China/silk.html
Last update: August 2010
© Marilyn Shea 1996, 2010