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Ancient Khotan

Stein, Aurel Sir

Ancient Khotan

detailed report of archaeological explorations in Chinese Turkestan

by Stein, Aurel Sir

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Published by Hacker Art Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1907 ed. published by Oxford University at the Clarendon Press.

Statementcarried out and described under the orders of H.M.Indian Government by M. Aurel Stein. Vol.1, Text.
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Open LibraryOL21521126M
ISBN 100878171460

  DR. M. A. STEIN'S promised scientific publication of the material gattered by him during the course of his first expedition to Chinese Turkestan has Author: H. R. Hall. The Tarim Mummies: Ancient China and the Mystery of the Earliest Peoples from the West. Thames & Hudson. London. Montell, Gösta, Sven Hedin’s Archaeological Collections from Khotan: Terra-cottas from Yotkan and Dandan-Uiliq, The Bulletin of the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities 7 (), pp. –Prefektura: Hami.

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Another ancient (but undated) document depicts a military requisition for an animal skin to re-cover a drum, and feathers to repair arrows. The manuscripts in the local Khotan writing system from Dandan-Uiliq denote recoveries of debt, bonds for small loans, and reports from local officers, all dating between AD   The Kingdom of Khotan was an ancient Iranic Saka Buddhist kingdom located on the branch of the Silk Road that ran along the southern edge of the Taklamakan Desert in the Tarim Basin (modern Xinjiang, China). The ancient capital was originally sited to the west of modern-day Hotan (Chinese: 和田) at Yotkan. From the Han dynasty until at least the Tang .


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Ancient Khotan by Stein, Aurel Sir Download PDF EPUB FB2

This report is the first volume. The main study area is the region around Khotan. The report includes the results of excavations at the ruins of ancient temples in Dandang-Uliq and Khadalik, Kharosti documents found in the ruins at Niya, and pictures of numerous paintings, sculptures and ancient documents.

Year of Publication: Ancient Khotan, First Edition. You Searched For: Keywords: ancient khotan. Edit Your Search. Results (1 - 11) of Hiuen Tsiang's Si-yu-ki or Records of the Western World, is regarded to be the most valuable source-book for the study of ancient Indian history.

Si-yu-ki is not merely a travel-diary recording Hiuen Tsing's visit to various. ANCIENT KHOTAN Detailed Report of Archeological Explorations in Chinese Turkestan Sir M. Aurel Stein Oxford Clarendon Press, This is the official report on Stein's first expedition in from India into Chinese Turkestan.

Preview this book» What people are Ancient Sites of the Khotan Oasis The Ruins of DandanUiliq The Endere Ruins Ancient Khotan: Detailed Report of Archaeological Explorations in Chinese Turkestan Volume 1 of Ancient Khotan.

He wrote several volumes on his expeditions and discoveries which include Ancient Khotan, Serindia and Innermost Asia. Stein's 'Sand-buried Ruins of Khotan,' is a personal narrative of his "Indiana Jones-like" journey of archaeological and geographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan during andwhich resulted in many most important /5(10).

Full text of "Ancient Khotan, detailed report of archaeological explorations in Chinese Turkestan" See other formats This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t06x4g70d Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi. Narrative paintings found in Khotan have been described and analysed by Aurel Stein (Ancient Khotan, –, –, –), Joanna Williams (“The Iconography of Khotanese Paintings,” East and West –2 (): –), Priatosh Banerjee (“Hārīti-Lakshmī from Dandan-Uiliq, Central Asia,” in New Light on Central Asian Author: Erika Forte.

The ancient city of Khotan (sometimes written as Yutian), capital city of the Kingdom of Khotan, had been buried under centuries of sand when it was rediscovered by Aurel Stein (whose full name was Marc Aurel Stein, but who was later knighted as Sir Marc Aurel Stein), a Hungarian-born archaeologist (a real-life Indiana Jones figure, in fact.

Ancient Khotan: A Detailed Report of Archaeological Exploration in Chinese Turkestan Hardcover – December 1, by Sir Aurel Stein (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, December 1, Author: Sir Aurel Stein. ANCIENT KHOTAN - PHOTOGRAPHS: Sir M. Aurel Stein Oxford Clarendon Press, These are the photographs Stein included in the official report of the first expedition - from India into Chinese Turkestan Ancient Khotan. The text is here.

On this expedition Stein traveled from Kashgar to Khotin and spent his time around that city, going as far east as Niya and Endere. Hotan is a major oasis town in southwestern Xinjiang, an autonomous region in Western city proper of Hotan broke off from the larger Hotan County to become an administrative area in its own right in August It is the seat of Hotan y: People's Republic of China.

Book Description SDI Publications, Bangkok, Thailand, Hardbound with Gilted Corners. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Second Edition. Still, after over 90 years, Ancient Khotan is regarded by scholars as the most significant and indispensable publication on Khotan's unique culture, religion, ancient monuments, and it's conspicuous role in Central Asian history.4/5(2).

Khotan (also spelled Hotian, or Hetian) is the name of a major oasis and city on the ancient Silk Road, a trade network that connected Europe, India, and China across the vast desert regions of central Asia beginning more than 2, years ago.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stein, Aurel, Sir, Ancient Khotan. Oxford, Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Online version. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stein, Aurel, Sir, Ancient Khotan. New York: Hacker Art Books, (OCoLC) Document Type.

The Kingdom of Khotan was an ancient Buddhist kingdom that was located on the branch of the Silk Road that ran along the southern edge of the Taklamakan Desert in the Tarim Basin (modern Xinjiang, China).The ancient capital was originally located to the west of modern-day Hotan (Chinese: 和田) at Yotkan.

[1] [2] From the Han dynasty until at least the Tang dynasty it was. Best Books of the Ancient World Add only books that were written in ancient times (before year AD ) in any genre. From any part of the world.

If you want to put the torah or another translation that's fine but I think the inclusion of a 17th century book is a bit of a stretch.

If we are setting a date to end this list I would go with CE. English: Ancient Khotan Vol. 1 by Stein, M.

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1 by Stein, M. Aurel. KHOTAN. HISTORY IN THE PRE-ISLAMIC PERIOD. —a vast classified compilation in 10, volumes completed in This book contains records on Khotan from the histories of the Former (Western) Han, Later yet it was the main source for the chapter “Historical Notices of Khotan” in Aurel Stein’s Ancient Khotan published in.

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M. Indian Government 1st edition () and save up to 80% on textbook rentals and 90% on used textbooks. Get FREE 7-day instant eTextbook access!These old people (Khotan, Turks & Scythians) have been described by a Chinese Buddhist Monk who wrote that they had left the steppes before CE.

Read the books of Aurel Stein: The ancient Khotan, book I & II, which can be found online for free.