Author: Denis Sinor
Source: Journal of the American Oriental Society, Vol. 101, No. 2 (Apr. - Jun., 1981), pp. 133- 144
Denis Sinor is a Professor Emeritus of Central Asian Studies at the Department of Central Eurasian Studies at Indiana University, and is one of the world's leading scholars for the history of Central Asia. Sinor has written eight books and edited an additional thirteen. He has written more than 160 articles in several languages, and has also contributed to Encyclopaedia Britannica. Sinor has also been editor of the Journal of Asian History since the publication's inception in 1967.