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Silk Road Research Series (SRRS)
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Non-Han Literature Along the Silk Road

Editors: Li, Xiao (Ed.)

  • Provides new, high-level systematic studies on non-Han language documents discovered along the Silk Road
  • Contributes to studies on the ancient Silk Road, the history of Western Regions, and the political complexity in ancient Xinjiang
  • Presents research findings by leading international academics
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  • Due: April 4, 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-13-9644-1
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  • Due: March 7, 2020
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About this book

This volume includes outstanding scientific articles on documents written in ancient languages such as Tocharian, Sogdian, Khotanese, and Old Uyghur. Its chief aims are to contribute to the present state of research by adding essential findings on newly discovered historical documents; to present a multi-dimensional investigation of diverse aspects including the history, religion, art, literature, and social life along the Silk Road; and to outline potential future research directions for non-Han literature studies and inspire research into other aspects, such as economics and comparative studies.

About the authors

Dr. Xiao Li, a professor at the School of Chinese Classics, Renmin University of China, has participated in archaeological fieldwork and pursued extensive research on the prehistoric and historical periods in northwestern China and Central Asia. With his outstanding experience, both in fieldwork and theoretical research, he has considerable expertise in the archaeology and history of Xinjiang, the origin and development of the central Asian civilizations, and the modes of interactions between Xinjiang and Central Asia.

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: April 4, 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-13-9644-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $139.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: March 7, 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-13-9643-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Non-Han Literature Along the Silk Road
Editors
  • Xiao Li
Series Title
Silk Road Research Series (SRRS)
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
SDX Joint Publishing
Distribution Rights
No distribution right for the Mainland of China
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-9644-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-9644-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-9643-4
Series ISSN
2524-390X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 151
Number of Illustrations
46 b/w illustrations, 23 illustrations in colour
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