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China"s cultural heritage

Richard J. Smith

China"s cultural heritage

the Qingdynasty, 1644-1912

by Richard J. Smith

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, CO, Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRichard J. Smith.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,386p. :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22277607M
ISBN 100813313473

Case study: Ningbo, China - cultural heritage conservation in urban upgrading (English) Abstract. This case study is related to the Ningbo Basic Urban Services Upgrading Component of the Zhejiang Multicities Development Project (Credit ). The historic city of Ningbo in the coastal province of Zhejiang is an example of a city working to Cited by: 1. Jung Chang, who was born during the tumultuous period, witnessed the horrors of the Cultural Revolution first hand and later wrote a book that became a global bestseller — Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China. Grandmother and mother. Wild Swans is a tale of three generations of Chinese women — the author, her mother, and grandmother. The.

History and Ethnic Relations Emergence of the Nation. Records of civilization in China date back to around B.C.E. and the Shang Dynasty. The Zhou defeated the Shang in B.C.E. and went on to rule for nearly one thousand years, longer than any other dynasty. China was a feudal state until the lord of Qin managed to unite the various lords and became the first emperor in B.C.E.   This rich and detailed book celebrates Chinas entries on the treasured UNESCO World Heritage List using colour photography and key content from Chinese experts. The Chinese Treasure World Heritage in China is a full-length academic pictorial album offering unrivalled coverage of the UNESCO World Heritage List entries in China with detailed Brand: Paths International.

  In China, during the Cultural Revolution, much damage was done to both the Chinese people and China’s traditional culture. Temples where looted. Relics, temples, scrolls, and books containing vast amounts of cultural heritage were burned and destroyed under the red gaze of the Cultural Revolution. What many people don’t know is that the Cultural Revolution. The cultural heritage of China's Muslim community. With a new pictorial book he edited, Other areas looked at are the Chinese-Muslim cultural heritage in food, arts and craft, literature.


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