Tianshanbeilu and the Isotopic Millet Road: reviewing the late Neolithic/Bronze Age radiation of human millet consumption from north China to Europe

@article{Wang2017TianshanbeiluAT,
  title={Tianshanbeilu and the Isotopic Millet Road: reviewing the late Neolithic/Bronze Age radiation of human millet consumption from north China to Europe},
  author={Tingting Wang and D. Wei and X. Chang and Zhiyong Yu and Xinyu Zhang and C. Wang and Yaowu Hu and B. T. Fuller},
  journal={National Science Review},
  year={2017},
  volume={6},
  pages={1024-1039}
}
The westward expansion of human millet consumption from north China has important implications for understanding early interactions between the East and West. However, few studies have focused on the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, the vast geographical area directly linking the ancient cultures of the Eurasian Steppe and the Gansu Corridor of China. In this study, we present the largest isotopic investigation of Bronze Age China (n = 110) on material from the key site of Tianshanbeilu, in… Expand
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