The Tarim Mummies : Ancient China and the Mystery of the Earliest Peoples from the West, Paperback Book

The Tarim Mummies : Ancient China and the Mystery of the Earliest Peoples from the West Paperback

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How did tartan-wearing Indo-Europeans come to be in Asia 2,000 years before West and East admitted each others existence?

Describing their discovery of the Tarim Mummies and revealing the attempts of scientists to determine their ethnic identity, the authors examine all the evidence connected with the mummies, including textiles and languages of the Tarim region, in this acclaimed tour-de-force of scholarship.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 352 pages, 190 illustrations, 13 in colour
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780500283721

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