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Xinru Liu is currently employed at The College of New Jersey as an assistant professor of early Indian history and world history, and has held since 1993 a full professorship at the Institute of World History, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.

Born in 1951 she had little formal schooling but instead worked as a peasant farmer and then as a factory worker during the cultural revolution. She taught herself English and history and gained admittance to the University of Pennsylvania where she earned a PhD in 1985 for work on Ancient Indian and Chinese History. Her PhD was published by Oxford University Press as Ancient India and Ancient China: Trade and Religious Exchanges, A.D. 1-600 (1988). She has written many books on Indian and Chinese history.

Xinru Liu has won a Grant from American Association of University Women, 1984, a Grant from Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1990. Her book, "Ancient India and Ancient China: Trade and Religious Exchanges, A.D. 1-600" won the award for Outstanding Research Works done between 1977-1991 from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. She is a member of the American Association of Asian Studies, The American Historical Association, and the World History Association.

Her most recent work is Dionysus and drama in the Buddhist art of Gandhara written jointly with Pia Brancaccio and published in the Journal of Global History.

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Total Books: 20
Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present
2013 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present [Fourth Edition - Vol. One-Volume] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780393922073
ISBN-10: 0393922073
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present
2013 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present [Fourth Edition - Vol. One Volume] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393123760
ISBN-10: 0393123766
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World Beginnings Through the Fifteenth Century
2013 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World Beginnings Through the Fifteenth Century [Fourth Edition - Vol. 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393922080
ISBN-10: 0393922081
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World From 1000 CE to the Present
2013 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World From 1000 Ce to the Present [Fourth Edition - Vol. 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393922097
ISBN-10: 039392209X
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World 1750 to the Present
2013 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World 1750 to the Present [Fourth Edition - Vol. C] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393922127
ISBN-10: 039392212X
Genre: History
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India and Central Asia A Reader
2012 - India and Central Asia a Reader (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788178243474
ISBN-10: 8178243474
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The Silk Road A Brief History with Documents
2012 - The Silk Road a Brief History with Documents (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312475512
ISBN-10: 0312475519
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present
2011 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present [Third Edition - Vol. One-Volume] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393149715
ISBN-10: 0393149714
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World Beginnings Through the Fifteenth Century
2010 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World Beginnings Through the Fifteenth Century [Third Edition - Vol. 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393934939
ISBN-10: 0393934934
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World Beginnings to 1200
2010 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World Beginnings to 1200 [Third Edition - Vol. A] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393934953
ISBN-10: 0393934950
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World 600 to 1850
2010 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World 600 to 1850 [Third Edition - Vol. B] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393934960
ISBN-10: 0393934969
Genre: History
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present
2010 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World From the Beginnings of Humankind to the Present [Third Edition - Vol. One-Volume] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393934922
ISBN-10: 0393934926
Genre: History
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The Silk Road in World History
2010 - The Silk Road in World History [The New Oxford World History] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780195161748
ISBN-10: 0195161742
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The Silk Road in World History
2010 - The Silk Road in World History [The New Oxford World History] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195338102
ISBN-10: 0195338103
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Worlds Together Worlds Apart A History of the World from the Mongol Empire to the Present
2008 - Worlds Together Worlds Apart a History of the World From the Mongol Empire to the Present [Second Edition - A: Beginnings to 1200] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393932089
ISBN-10: 0393932087
Genre: History
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Connections Across Eurasia Transportation Communication and Cultural Exchange on the Silk Roads
2007 - Connections Across Eurasia Transportation Communication and Cultural Exchange on the Silk Roads [Explorations in World History] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780072843514
ISBN-10: 0072843519
Genres: Business & Money, History, Nonfiction
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Silk and Religion An Exploration of Material Life and the Thought of People A D 600-1200
Silk and Religion An Exploration of Material Life and the Thought of People Ad 600-1200
Ancient India and Ancient China Trade and Religious Exchanges Ad 1-600
1995 - Ancient India and Ancient China Trade and Religious Exchanges Ad 1-600 [Oxford India Paperbacks] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780195635874
ISBN-10: 0195635876
Genre: History
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