Covered Bridges in China

Covered Bridges in China

Paperback Published on: 30/10/2022
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This book is the first comprehensive work on Chinese covered bridges study, covering fields of human geography, historical buildings, and transportation. It includes more than 300 covered bridges of ancient and modern China, researching and analyzing their historical evolutions, architectural technologies and aesthetic values. And it, for the first time, divides Chinese covered bridges into “six covered bridge belts” and fills the academic gaps. This book presents an informative and splendid tour into covered bridges, illustrated and full of humanist consciousness. It targets on audience who works in transportation, human geography, historical buildings and Chinese traditional culture with its significant value both in academy and art.

  • Publisher: Springer Verlag, Singapore
  • ISBN: 9789811661570
  • Number of pages: 366
  • Dimensions: 279 x 210 mm

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