This book is a historical survey of the Nestorian (East Syrian) Church in China tracing its origin in Mesopotamia and Persia with emphasis on Church organization and expansion. A new English translation of the Chinese Nestorian documents from Dunhuang is given with commentary and analysis.
Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien, 2002, 2004. 230 pp.
Contents: The Nestorian Tablet in China – The Origin of Nestorianism – The Beginning of the Nestorian Church – Nestorian
Church in Persia – Nestorian Church in China – Chinese Nestorian Documents and Translation Text.