Tuesday, November 27, 2007

PUBL.- The Silk Road, Vol. 5, No. 1

Distrib. by: Central-Eurasia-L - Announcement List for Central Eurasian Studies

PUBL.- The Silk Road, Vol. 5, No. 1

Posted by: Daniel Waugh <dwaugh@u.washington.edu>

We are pleased to announce publication of the new issue of The Silk
Road, the semi-annual journal of the Silkroad Foundation. The new
issue (Vol. 5, No. 1, Summer 2007) may be accessed in pdf format
from: <http://silkroadfoundation.org/newsletter/vol5num1/>.

It contains:

Richthofen's "Silk Roads": Toward the Archaeology of a Concept
by Daniel C. Waugh

Georgia: A Culinary Crossroads
by Darra Goldstein

Food, Medicine and the Silk Road: The Mongol-era Exchanges
by Paul D. Buell

In Search of Mongolian Barbecue
by Debra McCown

Investigation of a Xiongnu Royal Complex in the Tsaraam Valley: Part
2: The Inventory of Barrow No. 7 and the Chronology of the Site
by Sergei S. Miniaev and Lidiia M. Sakharovskaia

A Chinese Inscription from a Xiongnu Elite Barrow in the Tsaraam Cemetery
by Michele Pirazzoli-t'Serstevens

On Ancient Tracks in Eastern Anatolia
by Frank Harold

Review of: Tschingis Khan und seine Erben (Hirmer Verlag, 2005)
by Florian Schwarz

Marking the Centenary of Dunhuang (conference report)
by Daniel Waugh

Announcements of upcoming programs.

Please note that all the previous issues of the journal are available
on the Silkroad Foundation website at
<http://silkroadfoundation.org/toc/newsletter.html>. All but the
first issue are now available in pdf format. Vol. 1, No. 1 and
several of the subsequent numbers are also available as html files.

Please contact the editor, Daniel Waugh <dwaugh@u.washington.edu> if
you have suggestions or wish to submit a contribution for a future
issue. The winter 2008 number will focus on archaeology in Mongolia
but also contain a range of other interesting material.

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