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A history of Chinese art from ancient times to the present

G. SouliГ© de Morant

A history of Chinese art from ancient times to the present

by G. SouliГ© de Morant

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by G.C. Wheeler.
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Open LibraryOL13719556M

million BCE to BCE. PREHISTORY For a chronological list of important dates concerning prehistoric art and culture, from the Lower Paleolithic era of the Pliocene Epoch, plus the Middle and Upper Paleolithic of the Pleistocene Epoch, and the Mesolithic and Neolithic eras of the Holocene, along with the Bronze and Iron Age, see Prehistoric Art Timeline. China is one of the oldest civilizations in the world. Its history is almost 5, years old. The Chinese civilization began in a major river valley called the Yellow River Valley. From there, the ancient history of China provides how Chinese civilization rise and fall into the hands of other dynasties and emperors.

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