MAOCHUN, S: The Folkways in Xinjiang

Maochun, Su. The Folkways in Xinjiang. Xinjiang Fine Arts and Photography Press, 1999. Unmarked. Some edge wear. French flaps. Very Good. Paperback. (#28209) $49.00

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Text in English and Chinese. Measures 10.25×10 inches.

A collection of almost 300 exquisite color pictures on glossy stock taken by Su Maochun, a photographer in Xinjiang.

Xinjiang, an autonomous territory in northwest China, is a vast region of deserts and mountains. It’s home to many ethnic minority groups, including the Turkic Uyghur people. The ancient Silk Road trade route linking China and the Middle East passed through Xinjiang, a legacy that can be seen in the traditional open-air bazaars of its oasis cities, Hotan and Kashgar.

BACON, E: Archaeology: Discoveries in the 1960s

Archaeology: Discoveries in the 1960s book coverBacon, Edward. Archaeology: Discoveries in the 1960s. Praeger, 1971. Unmarked. Dust jacket with rubbing and some chipping. B/W illustrations throughout. 293p. Focus is on the archaeological discoveries between 1959-1970. Very Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#23749) $14.00

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