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Abacus:The earliest calculating machine

content by Mr.Du Feibao The abacus was a great invention in ancient China and has been called by some Western writers ``the earliest calculating machine in the world.`` The abacus has a long history behind it. It was already mentioned in a...

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Ming Dynasty Style Furniture

Ming Dynasty Style Furniture Ming Dynasty desk and chairs displayed in the Summer Palace With a time-honored history. the handicraft of furniture formed its unique characteristics in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). Furniture of the Ming Dyna...

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Chinese Painting(QiBaiShi)

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Tang Dynasty Brocade

In the Tang Dynasty (618-907). the silk industry was very much developed and there were a great variety of silk products. of which brocade was the most famous one. Artisans usually started to weave patterns on brocade vertically before the...

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JingDeZhen

This article was checked by Charlie on Feb 24,2006 Jingdezhen, formerly known as Ching Teh Chen is the ceramics capital of China. Known as Xinping or Changnanzhen throughout history it is situated in the north-eastern part of Jiangxi provi...

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Four Famous Embroideries

The Four Famous Embroideries of China refer to the Xiang embroidery in central China`s Hunan Province. Shu embroidery in western China`s Sichuan Province. Yue embroidery in southern China`s Guangdong Province and Su embroidery in eastern C...

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Melodies from the Western Region

Item: Melodies from the Western Region Edition: CD Introduction: The West of China. vast in area and picturesque in landscape. is the home of many ethnic groups. For generations. these industrious and talented people have labored on this s...

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China Culture Through The Lens

China Culture Through The Lens Paperback: 223 pages Editors in Chief: Li Yuanchao. Meng Xiaosi Deputy Chief Editors: Li Gang. Sun Weixue. Liu Shen Executive Editors: Zhang Ming. Zhang Wenzhou. Zhu Xianmin Presented by Ministry of Culture....

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Jade Galloping Horse

Jade Galloping Horse Item: Jade Galloping Horse Introduction: This Jade Galloping Horse is the replicate of the original funeral object in the Eastern Han Dynasty (25-189) unearthed in 1969. The jade ware reproduces the split second when t...

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Development of Chinese Silk

According to archeological evidence. silk and silk fabric emerged in China at least 5.500 years ago. The cultivation of the silkworm can be traced back to the third century BC. It was said that the demigod Leizu. a legendary figure of preh...

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