Xinjiang and the expansion of Chinese Communist power : Kashgar in the early twentieth century /
"Xinjiang, China's far northwestern province where the majority of the population are Muslim Uyghurs, was for most of its history contested territory. On the Silk Road, a region of overlapping cultures, the province was virtually independent until the late nineteenth century, nominally par...
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York :
|Series:||Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia (2005) ;