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Chinese Architecture A History

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ISBN-10: 0691169985

ISBN-13: 9780691169989

Edition: 2019

Authors: Nancy Steinhardt

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An unprecedented survey of the origins and evolution of Chinese architecture, from the second millennium BCE to today Throughout history, China has maintained one of the world's richest built civilizations. The nation's architectural achievements range from its earliest walled cities and the First Emperor's vision of city and empire, to bridges, pagodas, and the twentieth-century constructions of the Socialist state. In this beautifully illustrated book, Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt presents the first fully comprehensive survey of Chinese architecture in any language. With rich political and historical context, Steinhardt covers forty centuries of architecture, from the genesis of Chinese…    
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Book details

List price: $58.00
Copyright year: 2019
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 4/12/2019
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 400
Size: 8.98" wide x 11.50" long x 1.23" tall
Weight: 4.334
Language: English