chapter  17
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Islam in China: Western Studies

ByJacques Waardenburg

The search for treasures from the past gave rise to various archaeological expeditions by Europeans: those of Mark Aurel Stein from India (1901-1915), the German expeditions to Turfan (1902-1905), the French one under Paul Pelliot (1906/7) and the Italian one under F. de Filippi (1912-1914).