Lu Shun: BEIJING LISHI YU WENHUA: ZHONGGUO LISHI WENHUA DUWU. The History and Culture of Beijing. Beijing, 2008. 207 pp. Colour plates throughout. 28x21 cm. Wrappers.
A good work on Beijing which interestingly focuses on little-known aspects of the city's history and culture. Arranged chronologically from the Neolithic through to the Qing dynasty. Includes such contributions as: Youzhou Prefecture in the Period of the Tang Dynasty; Gardens and Scenic Spots in the Dadu Area; The Development of the Handicraft Industry in Beijing in the Ming Dynasty; The Corruption of the Qing Dynasty and the Peasant Uprisings in Beijing. In English.
Subjects: Cities History
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 443 in printed List 195.
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