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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1334–1337.
Published: 01 November 1994
...Carol J. Ireson On the Road in Laos: An Anthropological Study of Road Construction and Rural Communities . By Ing-Britt Trankell . Uppsala : Uppsala Reports in Cultural Anthropology, No. 12. Uppsala University , 1993 . viii, 99 pp. Anthropological Reconnaissance in Central Laos...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 May 1966
...Theodore Ropp The Ledo Road: General Joseph J. Stilwell's Road to China . By Leslie Anders . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 1965 . xv, 255 , Map, Illustrations, Epilogue, Index. $5.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1966 1966 510 JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11163081.
Published: 21 June 2024
...Jonathan Karam Skaff The King's Road: Diplomacy and the Remaking of the Silk Road . By Xin Wen . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2023 . xi, 389 pp. ISBN: 9780691237831 . © 2024 Association for Asian Studies 2024 Book Reviews China and Inner Asia 763 can...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (4): 617–619.
Published: 01 August 1957
...Conrad Brandt The Great Road: The Life and Times of Chu Teh . By Agnes Smedley . New York : Monthly Review Press , 1956 . xviii, 461 . Chronology, Index. $6.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1957 1957 1 Miss Smedley was born in Missouri in 1893...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 22 (1): 13–29.
Published: 01 November 1962
... displayed on both sides of the road. Farther on, there were amusements—the revolving cradles and merry-go-rounds, gramophones shrilling loudly, a snake-charmer, a troupe of tight-rope dancers. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 1 Viṭhobā (“Father Vishnu” in Marathi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 22 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 November 1962
...Bernard S. Silberman Government and Politics in Japan. The Road to Democracy . By John M. Maki . New York : Frederick A. Praeger, Inc. , 1962 . xii , 275 . Bibliog., Index. $6.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 BOOK REVIEWS 10* anese principles...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (2): 220–221.
Published: 01 February 1963
...Owen Lattimore Britain and Chinese Central Asia. The Road to Lhasa 1767–1905 . By Alastair Lamb . New York : Hillary House , 1960 , xii , 388 . Appendix, Bibliography, Index. $8.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 220 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES VII...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 241–243.
Published: 01 February 2014
... that are unusual for an academic book. The reader is drawn into their world, especially because they come through as charismatic characters with complex psychology and adventurous spirits. Mueggler proposes a set of interpretive concepts to bring all these threads together. The central one is “the paper road...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (2): 285–286.
Published: 01 February 1967
...L. Carrington Goodrich The Silk Road . By Luce Boulnois . New York : E. P. Dutton & Co. , 1966 . 250 pp. Maps, Illustrations, Bibliography, Index. $5.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1967 1967 BOOK REVIEWS The Silk Road. BY LUCE BOULNOIS. New York...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1134–1137.
Published: 01 November 2021
... and revealing the varied actors, varied interests, and varied interpretations that give both form and content to what has come to be known as Belt and Road, both also offer strong corrections to Xi Jinping–centered, as well as China-centric “grand strategy” explanations of China's recent infrastructure...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 993–995.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Xinru Liu Silk Road: A New History . By Valerie Hansen . New York : Oxford University Press , 2012 . xv, 304 pp. $34.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 Valerie Hansen's new history of the Silk Road is the first truly historical narrative...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 11 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 November 1951
...Richard W. Van Alstyne The Road to Pearl Harbor. The Coming of the War between the United States and Japan . By Herbert Feis . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1950 . xii, 365 p. $5.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1951 1951 BOOK REVIEWS 107...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 861–862.
Published: 01 August 2001
...David M. Kalivas Religions of the Silk Road: Overland Trade and Cultural Exchange from Antiquity to the Fifteenth Century . By Richard C. Foltz . New York : St. Martins Press , 1999 . 186 pp. $24.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK REVIEWS INNER...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Ronald C. Po Silk, Slaves, and Stupas: Material Culture of the Silk Road . By Susan Whitfield . Oakland : University of California Press , 2018 . xi, 339 pp. ISBN: 9780520281783 (paper, also available in cloth and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1074–1076.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Yifan Cai Tales of Hope, Tastes of Bitterness: Chinese Road Builders in Ethiopia . By Miriam Driessen . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2019 . viii, 198 pp. ISBN: 9789888528042 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 China's global...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Michael Krautkraemer Warrior Saints of the Silk Road: Legends of the Qarakhanids . By Jeff Eden . Leiden : Brill , 2019 . ix, 272 pp. ISBN: 9789004384262 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 Jeff Eden's Warrior Saints of the Silk Road...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 526–528.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Justin Thomas McDaniel If You Meet the Buddha on the Road: Buddhism, Politics, and Violence . By Michael Jerryson . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2018 . ix, 226 pp. ISBN: 9780190683566 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2021 2021 In his book...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 145–165.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Jin Xu Abstract The Shi Jun sarcophagus (580 CE), a house-shaped stone coffin of a Sogdian immigrant couple, is one of the most important Silk Road discoveries ever made (figure 1). Excavated in Xi'an (Shaanxi Province, China) in 2003, it belongs to a group of sarcophagi created for Sogdian...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1944) 3 (4): 389–390.
Published: 01 August 1944
...Harriet L. Moore The road to Teheran: The story of Russia and America, 1781–1943 . By Foster Rhea Dulles . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1944 . 279 p. $2.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1944 1944 BOOK REVIEWS 389 solution. The less concerned...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 May 1966
... to Bangkok in return for Siam's surrender of claims to Karenni. Sao Saimong's exploration into the sources of Shan history indicates again the extent of the unexplored archival resources available in London repositories. Ohio University JOHN F. CADY The Golden Road to Modernity: Village Life in Contemporary...