University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: J. P. Mallory

Bronze Age Languages of the Tarim Basin

By: J. P. Mallory

The earliest accounts of the Tarim Basin depict a society whose linguistic and ethnic diversity rivals the type of complexity one might otherwise encounter in a modern transportation hub. The desert sands that did so much to preserve the mummies, their clothes, and other grave goods also preserved an enormous collection of documents, written on […]