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What is included with this book?
|The origins of Chinese civilization: Neolithic period to the Western Zhou dynasty (animal and human imagery in bronze vessels)|
|Philosophical foundations: the Eastern Zhou period|
|The creation of the bureaucratic empire: the Qin and Han dynasties|
|Buddhism, aristocracy, and alien rulers: the age of division (early Buddhist art)|
|A cosmopolitan empire: the Tang dynasty|
|Shifting south: the Song dynasty (landscape painting)|
|Alien rule: the Liao, Jin, and Yuan dynasties (drama and the performing arts)|
|The limits of autocracy: the Ming dynasty (the kilns at Jingdezhen)|
|Manchus and imperialism: the Qing dynasty (working for a living)|
|Taking action: the early twentieth century (modern Chinese painting)|
|Radical reunification: the People's Republic (the cult of Mao)|
|Opening to the world: China since 1976 (Tibet)|
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