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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 22 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 November 1962
...Agehananda Bharati Indo-Scythian Studies: Khotanese Texts ., Vol. IV . Translated and edited by H. W. Bailey . Cambridge (England) : The University Press , 1961 . vii , 192 . Plates, Appendix, Indices. $9.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 402.
Published: 01 May 1962
...Nicholas Poppe Scythian Art . By Gregory Borovka . Kai Khosru Monographs on Eastern Art. New York : Paragon Book Gallery , 1960 . 111 , 74. Bibliographical Notes, Illustrations. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 402 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 444–446.
Published: 01 May 1957
...M. J. Dresden Indo-Scythian Studies, Being Khotanese Texts Volume III . Ed. H. W. Bailey . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1956 . viii, 140 . Appendix. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1957 1957 1 See Lamotte Etienne , “Sur la...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 17 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 November 1957
...Arthur E. Link The Jātakastava or Praise of the Buddha's Former Births : Indo-Scythian (Khotanese) Text, English Translation, Grammatical Notes, and Glossaries . By Mark J. Dresden . Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series, Vol. 45 , Part 5, 1955. Philadelphia...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 232–239.
Published: 01 February 1958
... belonged to the illiterate, militant, and little-known group of mobile steppe people comprising the ancient Scythians and other associated tribes. This leads directly to a chapter on the arts of the Scythians in South Russia, in which the author offers a partial reconstruction of their history and culture...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 401–402.
Published: 01 May 1962
...., Washington questions: C. C. Berg pours some more of his Scythian Art. By GREGORY BOROVKA. Kai Khosru Monographs on Eastern Art. New York: Paragon Book Gallery, i960. 111, 74. Bibliographical Notes, Illustrations. $7-5°- dissolving acid on the Javanese chronicles; A. H. Christie calls all of our little...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 402–403.
Published: 01 May 1962
... to answer them." The RUDOLF LOEWENTHAL book is true to this purpose. It raises awkward Machine Translation Inc., Washington questions: C. C. Berg pours some more of his Scythian Art. By GREGORY BOROVKA. Kai Khosru Monographs on Eastern Art. New York: Paragon Book Gallery, i960. 111, 74. Bibliographical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1092–1126.
Published: 01 November 1994
... Zbigniew . 1977 . The Scythian Influence in the Area of the Lusatian Culture . Wrosław : Zakład Narodowy Imienia Ossołinskich Wydawnictwo Polkiej Akademii Nauk . Chen Ge. 1984 . “ Xinjiang Milan gu guangai qudao ji qi xiangguan de yixie wenti ” [The ancient irrigation canal at Miran and some...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 442–444.
Published: 01 May 1957
... to the general anthropologist as well as to the student of Tibet. ALEX WAYMAN University of California, Berkeley Indo-Scythian Studies, Being Khotanese Texts Volume III. Ed. H. W. BAILEY. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1956. viii, 140. Appendix. $7.50. Some fifty years have elapsed since the startling...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 693–694.
Published: 01 May 1971
... Saca seems to equal Scythian in the first century B.C. (p. 41-42) when it is clear that the decline of Scythian power was complete by the seventh century B.C. (p. 19). Again, page 73 delivers a rather pointlessly detailed discussion of Qarakhanid origins while on the Uighurs Pulley blank's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (3): 713–714.
Published: 01 May 1970
... to expand on the spectacular finds from the Scythian era, the author adheres to a balanced treatment of all stages and cultures. This is another of the merits of the book. Comparison is inevitable with Karl Jettmar's brilliant work Art of the Steppes (1967), despite its title hitherto our best source...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (1): 249–252.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of early Tibet should look to Indo-European culture, especially Scythian court life, for insights into the roles religion might have played in the Tibetan empire. Walter provides us with a bevy of comparative examples present in Tibetan and Scythian court life, some of which he later expands into longer...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (3): 714–716.
Published: 01 May 1970
... of reconstructing the life of these earlier peoples. Resisting the obvious temptation to expand on the spectacular finds from the Scythian era, the author adheres to a balanced treatment of all stages and cultures. This is another of the merits of the book. Comparison is inevitable with Karl Jettmar's brilliant...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 694–696.
Published: 01 May 1971
... "The Soviet Socialist Republics of Central Asia in 1964" includes the Karakalpak ASSR as an SSR. There are other problems of a less technical nature. It would be good to know, for instance, why Saca seems to equal Scythian in the first century B.C. (p. 41-42) when it is clear that the decline of Scythian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (4): 791.
Published: 01 August 1966
... as "a direct conse- Hissar mesocephals of Period III were "prob- quence of the Chinese invasion of India" ably of ancient Scythian origin" and arrived (p. v). In the fall of 1962 the author, serving from "Ukraine and Central Russia," an as- as a Fulbright Visiting Professor in the United sumption which...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1954) 13 (3): 377–378.
Published: 01 May 1954
... EASTERN QUARTERLY Indian Press Digests for the period August 1 to October 31, 1952. Volume II, Number 1. Berkeley: Bureau of International Relations of the Department of Political Science, University of California, October, 1953. 149. Khotanese Texts. Vol. II, Indo-Scythian Studies. By H. W. BAILEY. New...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1073–1074.
Published: 01 November 1994
... (according to modern social scientists). He instead proposes that their economy paralleled that of Scythian Central Asia where scholars have long recognized the existence of a stable symbiotic relationship between agricultural production and steppe pastoral nomadism. Di Cosmo presents a variety of evidence...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1102–1103.
Published: 01 November 2017
... “Animal Style,” more formally known as the Scythian-Saka Style, a distinctive, widespread rendering of animals dating to the first millennium BCE and thought to be of Central Eurasian origin. The book, divided into four sections with each having between two and seven chapters, begins...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (1): 232–234.
Published: 01 February 2007
... terms. Finally, Askold Ivantchik moves further west to describe the Cimmerians, the first Eurasian nomads in Asia Minor and a group that has not been well studied. Like their more famous successors, the Scythians, they raided rather than migrated permanently to the Near East. Part II, “The Pre...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 1 (4): 397–398.
Published: 01 August 1942
... it. He argues that this is the only purely Chinese period and then devotes a great deal of space to "steppes art" (the old so-called Scythian), though he admits it had little effect on Chinese art. The second section deals with the effect of Buddhism on Chinese art up to and through the T'ang period...