Wheatley, Paul: THE PIVOT OF THE FOUR QUARTERS. A Preliminary Enquiry into the Origins and Character of the Chinese City. Edinburgh, 1971. xix, 602 pp. with figures and plans. 25x18 cm. Cloth.
An attempt to elucidate the manner in which, during the 2nd millennium B.C., there emerged a hierarchically-structured social institution on the Chinese plain, and to describe its subsequent diffusion.
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Was item 642 in printed List 194.
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