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ePub All Under Heaven: The Chinese World download
Author:
Jonathan Porter
ISBN13:
978-0575035249
ISBN:
0575035242
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Publisher:
Littlehampton Book Services Ltd (1984)
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Subcategory:
Photography & Video
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All Under Heaven: The Chinese World Hardcover – 1983. Eliot Porter (Author), Jonathan Porter (Author).

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Text by Jonathan Porter. Richly illustrated with color reproductions of Porter''s vivid photographs. New York: Pantheon Books, (1983). WITH- Pavilion and Bridge, Qingyinke, ''Pure Sound Temple,'' Emei Mountain, Sichuan. Dye transfer print, the image measuring 9 3/4x7 1/2 inches (2. x19

Find under world from a vast selection of Other Books. All under Heaven : The Chinese World by Jonathan Porter and Eliot Porter.

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Porter's photography of China is a splendid achievement that is unlikely another western photographer could attain. It represents the perfect match of artist to subject.

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Jonathan Porter, American history educator and department chair This is a book of breathtaking visual and intellectual discover; equally so for those.

Jonathan Porter, American history educator and department chair. All Under Heaven transports us to the almost unbelievably varied world of China: the regional rain forests of the south; the Immense Gobi desert to the north; the foothills of the Tibetan Plateau to the west; arid, scrubby plains; lushly farmed, terraced fields and hills; impeccably orchestrated formal gardens; fragile bamboo forests; and more. This is a book of breathtaking visual and intellectual discover; equally so for those of us who have traveled to China and for those who never will. U5FPI/?tag prabook0b-20.

The notion that imperial China, over the centuries, obtained a Mandate of Heaven over Tianxia, or "All under .

The notion that imperial China, over the centuries, obtained a Mandate of Heaven over Tianxia, or "All under Heaven", and that Tianxia is a "dictatorial system" is absolute nonsense. Once again that reflects the profound ignorance by professional Sinophobes about the deepest strands of classical Chinese culture

Pantheon Books (New York).

Pantheon Books (New York). ISBN13:9780394529271. Release Date:October 1983.

  • beautiful book, have it on my coffee table

  • Book was in great shape. Eliot Porter's photographs were splendid as usual.