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Imperial tombs in Tang China, 618-907

the politics of paradise

by Tonia Eckfeld

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Published by RoutledgeCurzon in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Kings and rulers -- Tombs.,
    • Tombs -- China.,
    • China -- History -- Tang dynasty, 618-907.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementTonia Eckfeld.
      SeriesRoutledgeCurzon studies in the early history of Asia ;, 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS719 .E35 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3290240M
      ISBN 10041530220X
      LC Control Number2004004780

      Tonia Eckfeld has written: 'Imperial Tombs in Tang China (Routledgecurzon Studies in the Early History of Asia, 1)' 'Imperial tombs in Tang China, ' -- . Read this book on Questia. This thorough exploration of the aspects of everyday life in China during the Tang Dynasty () provides fascinating insight into a culture and time that is often misunderstood, especially by those from western cultures.

      Imperial Tombs of the Central Capital. Xiaoling Mausoleum of Emperor Tai Zu. Ming Tombs. XV. Imperial Tombs of the Qing Dynasty () Four Imperial Tombs North of the Great Wall. East Imperial Tombs. West Imperial Tombs. Appendix I Tombs of Confucius and Guan Yu. Appendix II List of Imperial Tombs and Mausoleums Through the Ages in China. The tombs and mausoleums of imperial family members, such as the 8 th century Tang Dynasty tombs at the Qianling Mausoleum, are counted as part of the imperial tradition in architecture. These above-ground earthen mounds and pyramids had subterranean shaft-and-vault structures lined with brick walls since at least the Warring States (–

      Tang Dynasty Essay The Tang Dynasty () is known as “the Golden Age of China” because it was a great time to live in China. The culture was lively and desirable: jobs were plentiful, the government was stable, and technologies advanced greatly. Under the Tang leadership, many achievements were made. Intellectually and visually stimulating, this important landmark book looks at the religious, political, social and artistic significance of the Imperial tombs of the Tang Dynasty ( AD).


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The traditional Chinese histories recall the long reign of the Tang Dynasty ( – ) with great pride and fond nostalgia. They remember the Tang Dynasty as a period of great accomplishment with an enduring legacy in Chinese culture.

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Home | History | Dynasties | Tang Dynasty Tang Dynasty 唐 朝 - Echoing the foundation of the preceding Sui dynasty the illustrious Tang dynasty was founded by a northern aristocratic family member serving as an official in the Sui government.

Li Yuan [ - ] rose in revolt at Taiyuan, Shanxi against Emperor Yangdi in and soon captured the capital, he took the. Tang dynasty tomb figures are pottery figures of people and animals made in the Tang dynasty of China (–) as grave goods to be placed in tombs.

There was a belief that the figures represented would become available for the service of the deceased in the afterlife. The figures are made of moulded earthenware with colour generally being added, though often not over.

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