A History in Objects

This illustrated introduction to the history of China offers a fresh understanding of China’s progress from the Neolithic age to the present. Told in six chapters arranged chronologically, through art, artefacts, people and places, and richly illustrated with expertly selected objects and artworks, it firmly connects today’s China with its internationally engaged past.

Client: Thames & Hudson in conjunction with the British Museum
Author: Jessica Harrison-Hall
Format: Hardback with jacket
Extent: 352 pp
Size: 240 x 170 mm
Illustrations: 609 

‘Beautiful and comprehensive … an accessible introduction to the history of China’

History Revealed