Whitfield, Roderick and Wang Tao trans. & ed: EXPLORING CHINA'S PAST. New Discoveries and Studies in Archaeology and Art. London, 2000. 286 pp. Over 170 illustrations. Maps, tables. 29x21 cm. Cloth.
An up-to-date, general but authoritative overview of recent developments in Chinese archaeology, especially as it concerns art history and connoisseurship. The editors have selected and translated contributions by leading scholars, and then composed them into a coherent whole. The chosen essays cover the principal themes of current archaeological debate and practice in China, and review many of the important archaeological discoveries of the last decade, including all fifty of the sites officially designated as of national importance.
Subjects: Archaeology Art
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 679 in printed List 191.
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