Chang'e Flees to the Moon
Colour woodblock print by Yoshitoshi from 19th century CE Japan, showing the Chinese woman Chang'e journeying to the moon...
China during Wu Zetian's Reign
Map of China showing the Wu Zetian's empire c. 700 CE.
China: A History, Volume I From Neolithic Cultures through the Great Qing Empire
China: A History Volume I - From Neolthic Cultures through the Great Qing Empire by Harold M. Tanner is very clear history...
China's Tang Dynasty Golden Age
China's Tang dynasty golden age is routinely described as one of the most brilliant eras in Chinese history. Under Tang...
Quick Facts TypeLogographic GenealogySinitic LocationEast Asia > China Time1500 BCE to Present DirectionTop to Bottom...
Chinese Board Game
Group of earthenware figures thought to be playing a game of "Liu Bo". Found in a Han Dynasty (1st-2nd century CE) burial...
Chinese Bronze Bell
This bronze bell was found in China (600-400 BCE). Originally this bell would have belonged to a set of different sized...
Chinese Buddhist Cave Shrines
Explores ancient Buddhist cave shrines in China, including why the sites were created and the major sponsors and patrons...
Chinese Ceramic Dog
Green-glazed ceramic dog, Eastern Han Dynasty, 25-220 CE. Palace Museum (Beijing, China).
Chinese Diamond Sutra
The Buddhist text known as the Diamond Sutra is believed to be the oldest surviving printed book in the world, dated...