Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor & His Legacy

Paperback: $24.00
ISBN-13: 9789810890230
Published: October 2013

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142 pages | color illus.
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  • About the Book
  • Exhibition catalogue for the show held at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore, in 2011, this catalogue sets the warriors in a wider context by examining art of the Qin state in the period that led to the unification of China. It publishes new essays on the complex political and scholarly ramifications of the archaeological discovery, and on how Qin and Han tomb architecture is an evocation of the cosmos. And the legacy of the warriors is considered in the smaller not no less interesting pottery figures for tombs of the early Han dynasty.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Guolong Lai, Editor

    • Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt, Editor

      Nancy S. Steinhardt is professor of East Asian art and curator of Chinese art at the University of Pennsylvania.
    • Alan Chong, Editor

    • Benjamin Kyle Chiesa, Editor

    • Kan Shuyi, Editor

    • Selena Shen Wang, Editor