A town in Gansu province, China, which was part of the old Silk Road between China and the west. It is famous for its grottoes which contain Buddhist paintings and statues.
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Dunhuang Caves In China
A great introduction to the caves of Dunhuang: what they are, who created them, and what they mean.
Dunhuang, Photographs of the Dunes
Photographs of the dunes at Dunhuang by M. Kageyama.
Dunhuang: The Silk Road Trip: China Tour
A tour of silk-road era Dunhuang with information including lots of dates about the Moago Grottoes and other sights.
International Dunhuang Project
An enormous database of manuscripts and other documents from Dunhuang and other parts of Central Asia.
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