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Zhalan : Beijing Ming-Qing Tianzhujiao mudi 柵欄 : 北京明清天主教墓地. Zhalan Catholic Cemetery in Beijing
AuthorLin Hua 林華
Meynard, Thierry 梅謙立
Pub. LocationBeijing 北京Publisher---
Date2003Phys. Desc.CD-ROM (4¾) : incl. video segments
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberBX1665.D4624 L47 1995cd
Zhalan : Beijing Ming Qing Tianzhujiao mudi 柵欄 : 北京明清天主教墓地 = Zhalan Catholic Cemetery in Beijing / Author, Lin Hua 林華 ; Editor, Thierry Meynard 梅謙立 ; Relevant Organizations:The Beijing Center for Language and Culture 北京語言文化中心, The Cultural Bureau of the Special Administrative Region of Macau, Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural History (University of San Francisco).
Chinese and English.
Graphics of tombstones, with text and translations, with video tour of the site. Includes historical anecdotes on Jesuit science, astronomy, medicine, etc., and essays on topics as varied as the introduction of chocolate and translating Euclid into Chinese.
Subject(s)Zhalan Cemetery 柵欄墓地 (Beijing)
Cemeteries--China--Beijing
Jesuits--China--Biography
Inscriptions, Chinese--China--Beijing
Ricci, Matteo 利瑪竇, 1552-1610--Tomb
Rec. TypeCD-ROMLanguageChinese-English
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #4261