Chinese Turkestan


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Chinese Turkestan

the E part of the central Asian region of Turkestan: corresponds generally to the present-day Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China
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It was a preliminary achievement for the authority of Chongqing to have reached the borderlands of Chinese Turkestan and Muslim-ruled territories of Kokonor, the Gansu Corridor, and the Alashan region in Inner Mongolia.
Kharosthi Inscriptions Discovered by Sir Aurel Stein in Chinese Turkestan, part III: Text of Inscriptions Discovered at the Niya and Lou-lan Sites 1913-14.
Khotanese Manuscripts from Chinese Turkestan in the British Library: A Complete Catalogue with Texts and Translations.
One group, from the Turfan basin in Chinese Turkestan, is Manichean and written in Middle Persian.
Between the years 1902 and 1914, the Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften in Berlin sponsored four archaeological expeditions to the Turfan oasis region of Chinese Turkestan.

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