Tang China

vision and splendour of a golden age
  • 128 Pages
  • 1.33 MB
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  • English
by
Macdonald Orbis , London
China -- Civilization., China -- History -- T"ang dynasty, 618

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Statementtext by Edmund Capon ; photography by Werner Forman.
SeriesEchoes of the ancient world
ContributionsForman, Werner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS721 .C243 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2254512M
ISBN 100356156745
LC Control Number89132414
OCLC/WorldCa17839707

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Tang dynasty (– CE), Chinese dynasty that succeeded the short-lived Sui dynasty (–), developed a successful form of government and administration on the Sui model, and stimulated a cultural and artistic flowering that amounted to a golden age. Learn more about the Tang dynasty in this article.

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