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wonder of Chinese bronzes

Li, Xueqin

wonder of Chinese bronzes

by Li, Xueqin

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Published by Foreign Languages Press in Beijing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bronzes, Chinese -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChung-kuo chʻing tʻung chʻi ti ao mi.
    Statementby Li Xueqin ; [drawings by Li Jinyun].
    ContributionsLi, Jinyun.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK7983.A1 L5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p., [17 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17764272M

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    The earliest known written records of the history of China date from as early as BC, from the Shang dynasty (c. – BC), during the king Wu Ding's reign, who was mentioned as the twenty-first Shang king by the same. Ancient historical texts such as the Book of Documents (early chapters, 11th century BC), the Records of the Grand Historian (c. BC) and the Bamboo Annals ( BC. Chinese American Librarians Association Best Children's Book Award, Moonbeam Children's Book Award & Independent Publisher Book Award Based on a true story of events during World War II in Los Angeles China City, a year-old Chinese American girl named Mei Ling Lee loses her best friend Yayeko Akiyama when she and her family were interned in.

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