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The warrior emperor and China"s terracotta army = Zhongguo Qin bing ma yong zhan by Chen Shen

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Published by Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Expositions,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Exhibitions,
  • Tombeau,
  • Royal Ontario Museum,
  • Antiquities,
  • Musée royal de l"Ontario,
  • Terres cuites chinoises,
  • Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese,
  • Fouilles (Archéologie),
  • Tomb,
  • Antiquités

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesZhongguo Qin bing ma yong zhan
StatementShen Chen
ContributionsRoyal Ontario Museum
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS747.9 Q254 S54 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25229575M
ISBN 100888544782
ISBN 109780888544780
LC Control Number2010551433
OCLC/WorldCa614854386

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