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Forbidden City, The Great Within

Forbidden City, The Great Within

by Caroline Courtauld  •  May Holdsworth  •  Hu Chui (Illustrator)  •  Jonathan Spence (Introduction)

  • HISTORY
  • 2008
  • PAPER
  • 152 PAGES

This richly illustrated blend of history, anecdote, biographical sketches and stunning images evokes 500 years of imperial China through the story of its palace, the Forbidden City. I  (CHN450, $24.95)


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