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Author Kalman, Bobbie.

Title China : the culture / Bobbie Kalman.

Published Toronto : Crabtree Pub., 1989.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  951 KALM    AVAILABLE
Physical description 32 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm.
Series Lands, peoples, and cultures series.
Kalman, Bobbie, Lands, peoples, and cultures series.
Notes Includes index.
Summary A celebration of the cultural achievements of China's 4000-year-old civilization. The origins of many of New China's celebrations are traced back to China's ancient past. Special sections show the diverse traditions of folk art in minority religions.-- Chinese symbols-- Making silk-- Traditional music & opera-- Giant cave sculptures-- Regional folk arts-- How use chopsticks-- Regional foods-- Eastern religions-- Confucius & Lao Tse-- Festivals-- Horoscopes-- Acupuncture-- How to play mahjong-- Glossary & index
Subject China -- Civilization -- 1949- -- Juvenile literature.
China -- Social life and customs -- 1976- -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0865052891 (paperback)
0865052093 (bound)