Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum ed: HUAXIA JILIANG: SHANHAIGUAN CHANGCHENG BOWUGUAN JIBEN CHENLIE. (An Introduction to the Exhibits in the Great Wall Museum at Shanhaiguan). Beijing, 2005. 108 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Introduces the collections of the museum located at this famous part of the Great Wall. Explores the history, architecture and construction of the Great Wall in the Shanhaiguan area at various periods from the Qin dynasty through to the Ming. Examines the defensive system and structures, related artefacts found in the Shanhaiguan area, legends and stories associated with the Shanhaiguan Great Wall. Near dual texts in Chinese and English. Out-of-print and the first time we have seen this work.
Subjects: Architecture Archaeology
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 513 in printed List 187.
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