Foreign Devils On The Silk Road

Author: Peter Hopkirk
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848546327
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Peter Hopkirk tells the story of the intrepid men who, at great personal risk, led these long-range archaeological raids, incurring the undying wrath of the Chinese.

The Horse That Leaps Through Clouds

Author: Eric Enno Tamm
Publisher: Counterpoint
ISBN: 1582438765
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A Tale of Espionage, the Silk Road, and the Rise of Modern China Eric Enno
Tamm. vn I3. 14. I6. and Halén. Sotilastiedustelijana Kiinassa, 5*8 . ... VIII.
Ethnography, I I . Stockholm, 1997, 447. . Hopkirk. Foreign Devils on the Silk
Road, I 3 6 .

Quest For Kim

Author: Peter Hopkirk
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472086344
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Two authors' passion for India and the Great Game

In Quest Of The Buddha

Author: Sunita Dwivedi
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Dexiang, Gao; Trans Zhu Fuming, Dunhuang & The Silk Road, 2000, China
Intercontinental Press, Gansu People's Fine Art. pp.223. 6. Hopkirk, Peter;
Foreign Devils on the Silk Road, first published: 1980, first issued in 1984 and
reissued in ...


Author: Isabelle Actis-Malumeja
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 059538921X
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I had always wanted to travel the Silk Road, the former trade route plied by
caravans transporting silks, carpets, jade, ... in Peter Hopkirk's book, “Foreign
Devils on the Silk Road”—places with evocative names like Hami, Turfan and

The World Geopolitics Of Drugs 1998 1999

Author: Alain Labrousse
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401735050
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In fact, island economies built on their reputations as foreign “tax havens,” etc.,
have long ago committed to helping ... Down the British Empire (Oxford: Oxford
University Press, 1995), and Foreign Devils on the Silk Road: The Search for the

On The Trail Of Genghis Khan

Author: Tim Cope
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408839881
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CHAPTER 11: THE STARVING STEPPE 1 The maps I primarily relied on were
tactical pilotage charts that I had managed to buy from a map shop in Adelaide,
Australia. 2 This is recounted by Peter Hopkirk in Foreign Devils on the Silk Road
: ...

One S Company A Journey To China

Author: Peter Fleming
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1447485602
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We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Christians In China

Author: Jean Charbonnier
Publisher: Ignatius Press
ISBN: 0898709164
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1 Quoted in Peter Hopkirk, Foreign Devils on the Silk Road: The Search for the
Lost Cities and Treasures of Chinese Central Asia (Oxford: Oxford University
Press, 1984), p. 174. 2 In addition to Peter Hopkirk's highly readable account,
there is ...

Danubia A Personal History Of Habsburg Europe

Author: Simon Winder
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374711615
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... 2010) Michael Hochedlinger, Austria's Wars ofEmergence, 1683–1797 (
Harlow, 2003) Amanda Holden with Nicholas Kenyon and Stephen Walsh, The
Viking Opera Guide (London, 1993) Peter Hopkirk, Foreign Devils on the Silk
Road: The ...