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Title The monks of Kublai Khan, Emperor of China : medieval travels from China through Central Asia to Persia and beyond / by Rabban Sawma ; new introduction by David Morgan ; translated by Sir E.A. Wallis Budge
Imprint London : I.B. Tauris, 2014
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 人文社會聯圖  DS752 .Y5513 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020433140
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DS752 Y51 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001162577
Descript xxii, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Translated from Syriac
"Originally published in 1928 by Harrison & Sons, Ltd."--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-313) and index
The Nestorian Christians and their doctrines -- The heresy of Nestorius -- Progress of Nestorianism -- The conversion of Turkestân -- Downfall of the Nestorian Church in China -- The creed of the Nestorians -- The travels of the Chinese monks -- The Pâizah or bull of the Mongol kings -- The travels of Rabban Ṣâwmâ in Europe Ṣâwmâ returns to Mongolia -- The patriarchate of Mâr Yahbh-Allâhâ III -- The Îl-Khâns of Persia -- The decline of Christianity in central Asia and China -- The modern Nestorians -- The creed of Mâr Yahbh-Allâhâ III
Subject Ṣâumā, Rabban, -1293?
Yabhalāhā III, Patriarch of the Church of the East, 1245-1317 -- Travel -- Asia
Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800
Assyrian Church of the East members -- Travel -- Asia -- Early works to 1800
Mongols -- Travel -- Asia -- Early works to 1800
Asia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800
Church of the East -- History
Alt Author Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934, translator
Morgan, David, 1945- writer of introduction
Unif Title Yishʻiata demār Yahbalāha vderaban Ṣauma. English
Alt Title Medieval travels from China through Central Asia to Persia and beyond
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