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9780060826581

Oracle bones : a journey between China's past and present

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1st ed.

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Geneva Public Library 951 HES (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9780060826581
  • ISBN: 0060826584
  • Physical Description: xi, 491 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-467) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
I: Artifact A: The underground city -- The middleman -- Artifact B: The written world -- The voice of America -- The broken bridge -- Artifact C: The wall -- The overnight city -- II: Starch -- Hollywood -- Artifact D: The voice of the turtle -- At night you're not lonely -- Immigration -- The courtyard -- Artifact E: The bronze head -- Anniversary -- Sichuanese -- III: Artifact F: The book -- Asylum -- Artifact G: The uncracked bone -- The games -- Sand -- Artifact H: The word -- Translation -- Flags -- Straight to video -- Artifact I: The horse -- Wonton western -- Election -- Chinatown -- Artifact J: the criticism -- Artifact K: The lost alphabets -- Encapsulate prime -- Artifact L: The misprinted character -- Patton's tomb -- Artifact Z: The sold words -- Tea.
Subject: China > Description and travel.
China > Civilization.


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