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More than a thousand years ago, an extraordinary trove of early Buddhist sutras and other scriptures was secreted away in caves near the Silk Road city of Tun-huang. But who hid this magnificent treasure and why? In Tun-huang, the great modern Japanese novelist Yasushi Inoue tells the story of Chao Hsing-te, a young Chinese man whose accidental failure to take the all-important exam that will qualify him as a high government official leads to a chance encounter that… (more)

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Publisher: NYRB Classics (March 09, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 518 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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