China: Museums

China: Museums

by Miriam Clifford, Cathy Giangrande, Antony White
     
 

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Tour the treasures of the museums of China, from the magnificent bronzes of the ancient Jinsha civilization and the magnificence of the museums on the Silk Road to contemporary oddities in the Beijing Police Museum, from the wealth of scientific knowledge

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Tour the treasures of the museums of China, from the magnificent bronzes of the ancient Jinsha civilization and the magnificence of the museums on the Silk Road to contemporary oddities in the Beijing Police Museum, from the wealth of scientific knowledge

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789622178045
Publisher:
Airphoto International Ltd.
Publication date:
04/07/2009
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 3.50(d)

Meet the Author

Miriam Clifford holds an MA in classics and archeology from New York and London. She has lived in Hong Kong and Beijing for 14 years working throughout China as a freelance photographer and a photojournalist for leading publications, including The South China Morning Post and Los Angeles Times. She now lives in New York.

Cathy Giangrande is an art historian and an archeological conservator. She has worked at museums in the USA and Europe and now for the World Monuments Fund in Russia and China. An author of books on museums and collecting; her books include Saint Petersburg: Museums, Palaces and Historic Collections. She lives in London.

Antony White is an art historian and a publisher. He has been working on illustrated books on the land and art of China for the past 25 years. He is the author of The Forbidden City: A Short History and Guide. He lives in London.

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