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The Cambridge illustrated history of China
AuthorEbrey, Patricia Buckley, 1947-
Pub. LocationCambridge, MAPublisherCambridge University Press
Date1996Phys. Desc.352 p. : ill., maps (some col.) ; 26 cm.
LocationDirector's OfficeCall NumberDS706.E37 1996
The Cambridge illustrated history of China / Patricia Buckley Ebrey.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-345) and index.

1. The Origins of Chinese Civilization: Neolithic Period to the Western Zhou Dynasty. Animal and Human Imagery in Bronze Vessels -- 2. Philosophical Foundations: The Eastern Zhou Period -- 3. The Creation of the Bureaucratic Empire: The Qin and Han Dynasties -- 4. Buddhism, Aristocracy, and Alien Rulers: The Age of Division. Early Buddhist Art -- 5. A Cosmopolitan Empire: The Tang Dynasty -- 6. Shifting South: The Song Dynasty. Landscape Painting -- 7. Alien Rule: The Liao, Jin, and Yuan Dynasties. Drama and the Performing Arts -- 8. The Limits of Autocracy: The Ming Dynasty. The Kilns at Jingdezhen -- 9. Manchus and Imperialism: The Qing Dynasty. Working for a Living -- 10. Taking Action: The Early Twentieth Century. Modern Chinese Painting -- 11. Radical Reunification: The People's Republic.

Subject(s)China--History--Pictorial works
China--Civilization--Pictorial works
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #13265