Dunhuang in Space: Approaching the Mogao Grottoes
By Wu Hong  Publisher: SDX Joint Publishing Company
Paper Back
2022-03-17 | ISBN: 978-7-108-07287-0
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 Space is a topic that has piqued Wu Hung’s interest in recent years. This new book by Wu examines Dunhuang from the spatial perspective, taking readers on a journey starting from Dunhuang City all the way to the west to Mingsha Mountain, where thousands of caves have been carved. It invites readers to unleash imagination and delve into the history of the Mogao Grottoes, getting a feel for the obvious changes in the function, nature, and visiting methods of the caves.

For the purpose of this book, the author has conducted a comprehensive study of sources about Dunhuang, aiming to provide readers with a fresh perspective on the city and inspire readers to mobilize their senses to rediscover the history and culture of the Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang.