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Art & political expression in early China

Martin Joseph Powers

Art & political expression in early China

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Sepulchral monuments -- Political aspects -- China -- History,
    • Sculpture, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-426) and index.

      Other titlesArt and political expression in early China.
      StatementMartin J. Powers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1880.C6 P68 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 438 p. :
      Number of Pages438
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1862655M
      ISBN 100300047673
      LC Control Number90020341


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