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The Tarim mummies : ancient China and the mystery of the earliest peoples from the West
The Tarim mummies : ancient China and the mystery of the earliest peoples from the West
Mallory, J. P.2008
Articles
For thousands of years the occupants of the Tarim deserts in China buried their dead in the desert sands. The mummies' faces are European, and this study traces the attempts of scholars to contextualise this archaeological anomaly.
Imprint:
London : Thames & Hudson, 2008.
Collation:
352 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 26 cm.
Notes:
Originally published: 2000.Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-343) and index.
ISBN:
9780500283721 (pbk)
Dewey class:
931931MAL
Language:
English
BRN:
799465
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