10 edition of Chinese houses found in the catalog.
|Statement||Chen Congzhou, Pan Hongzuan, and Lu Bingjie.|
|Contributions||Pan, Hongxuan., Lu, Bingjie.|
|LC Classifications||NA7448 .C45713 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008028848|
ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Preface --Preface to second edition --Introduction / by Edgar C. Schenk --Chinese houses and gardens in retrospect / by Ch'en Shou-Yi --Foreign influence in Chinese architecture / by Chuin Tung --Chinese gardens: contrasts; designs / by Chuin Tung --Man and nature in the. You don’t always have to choose sides. Whether you’re a reader who loves the feeling of pages beneath your fingers or someone who has only read from a screen since e-readers came out, e-books have much to offer all Chinese language learners.. So if you haven’t used e-books yet to boost your Chinese reading skills, listen up. E-books are the convenient way to reap the benefits of reading.
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