The Unknown Hsuan-Tsang

Editor(s): 
Devahuti, D.
ISBN: 
0195643720
Date published: 
October 2001
Hardback
Price: 
£12.99
Pages: 
222

This book is a collection of translations from original Chinese and Uigur sources on the Buddhist scholar Hsuan-Tsang's life after his return to China from India in AD 645. The editor has provided a commentary that historically contextualizes the documents examined, as well as a biographical sketch of the traveller.