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Cultural Atlas of China (Cultural Atlas of)

by Caroline Blunden

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Published by Checkmark Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • History - General History,
  • Historical Atlases,
  • Reference,
  • China,
  • Maps,
  • Asia - China,
  • Atlases - General,
  • Civilization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9770589M
    ISBN 100816038147
    ISBN 109780816038145

    Remembering Nüshu, the 19th-Century Chinese Script Only Women Could Write This gender-specific practice continues to fade with time. by Lauren Young Febru An atlas is a book or collection of maps. Many atlases also contain facts and history about certain places. There are many kinds of specialized atlases, such as road atlases and historical atlases. Population statistics, the location of natural resources, cultural and religious information and political data are frequently found in an atlas.

    Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive. About the Book; The 29 sites in China on the World Heritage list are introduced and illustrated in this striking reference guide. Filled with photographs and presented in an easy-to-access format, this book takes you on an information-filled journey to the sites of wonder in China, man-made and natural: the Great Wall of China; the Terracotta Warriors, the Forbidden City, the holy Taoist.

    Li grew up during the Cultural Revolution, a year period of destruction and upheaval in China. It was launched by Mao Zhedong in as a way to reassert his rule and galvanize the Communist. The book is a valuable resource for researchers in fields related to world heritage and to anyone with an appreciation of natural beauty and cultural landmarks. Professor Guo Huadong is the Director-General of the Center for Earth Observation and Digital Earth, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.


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Cultural Atlas of China book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Here is a resplendent and detailed look at the splendors of China' /5(22). In contrast to the book on Japan, which is excellent, this Cultural Atlas is disjointed and awkward.

It appears to present only selected information known to the authors, but seems to lack a consistent historical thread, perhaps exposing an incomplete patchwork-like knowledge of Chinese history and culture of the by: In contrast to the book on Japan, which is excellent, this Cultural Atlas is disjointed and awkward.

It appears to present only selected information known to the authors, but seems to lack a consistent historical thread, perhaps exposing an incomplete patchwork-like knowledge of Chinese history and culture of the authors/5. Get this from a library.

Cultural atlas of China. [Caroline Blunden; Mark Elvin] -- China is the world's oldest continuous civilization and one of the great international powers of today. A sharply focused understanding of its past is essential for making sense of its complex.

Author:Elvin, Mark. Cultural Atlas of China. Book Binding:Hardback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition:VERYGOOD.

China is the world's oldest living civilization, in terms of continuity of culture, and also one of the great powers of today. The purpose of this Atlas is to make this strange and recently discovered world- both past and present- accessible to the general reader.

Size: Large Quarto. Book. Seller Inventory # Get this from a library. Cultural atlas of China. [Caroline Blunden; Mark Elvin] -- The authors, both specialists in Chinese history, begin with a description of the physiographic regions of China, a complex series of environments whose rivers, valleys, and mountains have.

Book Summary: The title of this book is Cultural Atlas of China and it was written by Caroline Blunden, Mark Elvin. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is Unknown and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Facts on File and has a Pages: Cultural Atlas of China embodies the history, geography, and uniqueness of the world's oldest civilization, providing readers with a guided tour of this momentous kingdom.

This revised edition has been updated to include: a completely updated and expanded bibliography; coverage of Chinese environmental problems, Taiwan, and the Chinese Diaspora /5(21).

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Facts On File, Incorporated, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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Core Concepts. Greetings. Religion. Family. Naming. Dates of Significance. Etiquette. Do's and Don'ts. Cultural Atlas of China by Blunden, Caroline & Elvin, Mark. Phaidon Press, Book. Very Good. Hardcover. hardback, 4to, a very good copy in a very good price-clipped dust jacket, illustrated throughout in colour & b&w, pp.

Cultural Atlas of China 作者: Caroline Blunden / Mark Elvin 出版社: Checkmark Books 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN:   Dung Kai-cheung's Atlas: The Archeology of an Imaginary City is a most unusual work in the history of modern Chinese literature: part fiction, part history, part theory—all in the service of the author's unique method of fictional 'archaeology,' an endeavor that has unearthed a wealth of materials—streets, buildings, personalities, names and signs, and marvels and legends—about this.Cultural Atlas of China.

Oxford. Phaidon. Reprint. Stock ID # Colour and black and white illustrations, maps and plans, pp, music, bibliography, gazetteer, index.

Endpapers and dustjacket foxed, some tears on dustjacket now in protective covers, overall good in hardback. 31 x 24cm.