Eurasian Crossroads: A History of Xinjiang Illustrated Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0231139250
ISBN-10: 023113925X
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Editorial Reviews


The scope and depth of Mr. Millward's latest text is unmatched. -- Ilaria Maria Sala ― Far Eastern Economic Review

The requisite scholarly reading on the region. -- Nicolas Becquelin ― China Quarterly

[An] excellent... and invaluable book. -- Jonathan Mirsky ― New York Review of Books

Well written, well documented, analytical, detailed and stimulating. I recommend it strongly. -- Colin MacKerras ― American Historical Review

The first successful attempt to grapple with the entire history of Xinjiang... Recommended. ― Choice

A masterful and insightful piece of integrative scholarship, unique in the literature in its scope and execution, and a pleasure to read. -- Morgan Liu ― H-Soyuz

Millward's book fills an important gap in the growing literature on Xingjiang, and it will be indispensable to students. -- Ildiko Beller-Hann ― The Journal of Asian Studies

About the Author

James Millward is professor of intersocietal history at the Edmund Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University. He specializes in the history of China and Central Eurasia, including Xinjiang. He lives in Washington, D.C., with his wife, a journalist, and two daughters.

Product details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Columbia University Press; Illustrated edition (July 28, 2009)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 352 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 023113925X
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0231139250
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.45 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6.14 x 0.94 x 9.21 inches
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