Tag Archives: Mark Elliott

The Qing Invention of Nature

A review of: The Qing Invention of Nature: Environment, Identity in Northeast China and Mongolia, 1750-1850 by Jonathan Schlesinger. For Western travelers in the 19th…

The Origins of Uyghur Nationalism

A review of Tending to Unite? The Origins of Uyghur Nationalism, by David Brophy. This is transnational history at its best. David Brophy has taken…

Sacred Routes of Uyghur History

A review of The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History, by Rian Richard Thum. The history of a history, our teachers and mentors have told us,…