chinese history

Mogao Caves

History and Images of the Mogao Caves Sanctuary in China

The Thousand Buddha Grottoes (千佛洞) form a system of 492 temples 25 km southeast of Dunhuang.


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old photos of China

75 Amazing restored old photos of China

One hundred years of Chinese history condensed in 75 amazing pictures recently restored.

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The Writing of Weddings in Middle-Period China

The Writing of Weddings in Middle-Period China

Approaching writing as a form of cultural practice and understanding text as an historical object, this book not only recovers elements of the ritual practice of Middle-Period weddings, but also reassesses the relationship between texts and the Middle-Period past.

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The Romance of the Three Kingdoms and Mao's Global Order of Tripolarity

The Romance of the Three Kingdoms and Mao’s Global Order of Tripolarity

This book examines the impact of classical Chinese literature on Mao Zedong’s political rhetoric and his vision of a tripolar geopolitical landscape at the peak of the Cold War.

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