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Ancient China: The Discoveries of Post Liberation Archaeology by Watson William - Paperback - First Edition - 1974 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B2273)

Ancient China: The Discoveries of Post Liberation Archaeology

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Ancient China: The Discoveries of Post Liberation Archaeology

by Watson William

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  • Paperback
  • First
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ISBN 10
0821206087
ISBN 13
9780821206089
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New York: Graphic Society, 1974. Illustrated card covers. With an introduction by Magnus Magnusson. William Watson - Professor of Chinese Art and Archaeology of London University, long associated with the Department of Oriental Antiquities in the British Museum. The contents provided: (1) Lan-t'ien Man, Peking Man and Their Successors (2) Neolithic (3) The Bronze Age (4) The Han Empire (5) The T'ang Dynasty (6) The Sung Dynasty (7) The Yuan Dynasty. A chronological table, photographs, maps, diagrams and beautiful colour plates accompany the richly presented text. This book was the outcome of a pilgrimage to China made by Professor William Watson and Magnus Magnusson on behalf of the BBC. They researched the new Chinese treasures for two special BBC programs and this book. A wonderful combination of history and beautiful Chinese treasures! Name to prelim. Slight colour washout to extremity of covers (a natural process). A clean bright copy.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

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Bookseller
Gilt Edge Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
B2273
Title
Ancient China: The Discoveries of Post Liberation Archaeology
Author
Watson William
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0821206087
ISBN 13
9780821206089
Publisher
Graphic Society
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1974
Keywords
China + Chinese Archaeology + Magus Magnusson + Professor William Watson + Oriental Antiquities + British Museum + BBC Programs + Chinese History + Chinese Art
Bookseller catalogs
Archaeology;

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