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Language can provide a tremendous insight into the culture of a nation. Chinese characters, with their strong pictorial aspect, are a great source of information regarding ancient Chinese civilization and its historical connection with contemporary Chinese writing. This book allows the reader to gain a better understanding and appreciation of the evolution of Chinese characters.

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Discover the amazing relationship between forms and meanings

Synopsis:

Language can provide a tremendous insight into the culture of a nation. Chinese characters, with their strong pictorial aspect, are a great source of information regarding ancient Chinese civilization and its historical connection with contemporary Chinese writing. This book allows the reader to gain a better understanding and appreciation of the evolution of Chinese characters.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Nina Train Choa,/bandgt; worked as an editor and journalist in New York and Shanghai for many years before moving to London with her family.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781602201071
Author:
Choa, Nina Train
Publisher:
Reader's Digest Association
Subject:
Asia - China
Subject:
Chinese
Subject:
China
Subject:
World History - China
Subject:
Alphabet
Subject:
chinese writing; history of chinese; writing history; chinese pictograph; chinese symbols
Subject:
chinese language; chinese book; chinese writing; history of chinese; writing history; chinese pictograph; chinese symbols
Subject:
chinese language ; chinese book ; chinese writing
Subject:
chinese pictograph ; chinese symbols
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Discovering China
Publication Date:
20101031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
more than 250 color ancient scripts
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.50 in

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