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  • The Beginnings of Chinese Civilization (Bilingual)

    Author: Li Chi

    Tags: Chinese Civilization,History

    Publisher: FLTRP

    Published: April 1, 2011

    ISBN: 978-7-5135-0612-0

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Anthology of archaeological and anthropological writing in English by Li Chi, the founding father of China's modern archaeology; Traces back the rise of Chinese civilization as well as the origin of its people following the steps of the pioneering researchers of this land; Briefs the rise of China's archaeology as a scientific subject owing to the confluence of the methods of fieldwork from the West and the traditional antiquarian studies.

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Li Chi (1896-1979), archaeologist, anthropologist, the father of Chinese archaeology, PhD of Harvard University. Li Chi's leadership in the archaeological excavations of Hsi-yin Ts'un, Anyang and Ch'eng-tzu-yai influences the development of Chinese archaeology in the latter part of the 20th century.

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