Mobility, Empire and Cross Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia

New publication (December 2016)


New publication relevant to the field, which appeared recently (December 2016):

1. Julia Gonnella, Friederike Weis, Christoph Rauch (eds.), The Diez Albums: Contexts and Contents (Leiden: Brill, 2016), which includes (among others) the following articles:

  • Charles Melville, "The Illustration of the Turko-Mongol Era in the Berlin Diez Albums"
  • Yuka Kadoi, "The Mongols Enthroned"
  • Claus-Peter Haase, "Later Mongol and Early Timurid Representations of Rulers in the Diez Albums – Reflecting Changes of Ceremonial and Style"
  • Barbara Brend, "The Depiction of Horses in the Diez Albums"
  • Robert Hillenbrand, "The Great Mongol Shāhnāma: Some Proposed Repatriations"
  • Bernard O’Kane, "The Great Jalayirid Shāhnāma"

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2. Li Tang, Dietmar W. Winkler (eds.), Winds of Jingjiao, Studies on Syriac Christianity in China and Central Asia (Berlin: LIT Verlag, 2016), which includes (among others) the following articles :

  • Shinichi MUTO, "The Exorcism ỉn the Newly Found Khara-Khoto Syriac Document", pp. 147-154
  • Xiaoping YIN, "The Institution ofChongfu Si of the Yuan Dynasty", pp. 311-332

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3. New paper of the member of our project: