Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang : art and history on the Silk Road /

"An overview of the history and art of the Buddhist cave temples at Mogao, situated near the ancient oasis town of Dunhuang on the Silk Road in western China"--Provided by publisher.

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform title:Cave temples of Mogao
Author / Creator: Whitfield, Roderick.
Other Authors / Creators:Whitfield, Susan, 1960- author.
Agnew, Neville, 1938- author.
Format: Book
Edition:Second edition.
Imprint: Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute, [2015]
Series:Conservation and cultural heritage ; 9th v.
Table of Contents:
  • At the desert gateway to China
  • The blazing beacon
  • Lost treasures of the Silk Road
  • The peerless caves
  • Temples of the pure lands
  • A millennium of murals
  • Conserving the heritage of Mogao
  • Monasteries, monks, and manuscripts
  • The art gallery in the desert.