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By Dan Yao, Jinhui Deng, Feng Wang, Huiyun Tang

Chinese language literature has a protracted, specific background and has performed a massive half in shaping the cultural identification of the chinese language humans. This literature offers a window into human relationships, society, politics, spirituality and philosophy at any given time in China's historical past. This available, illustrated creation takes the reader during the wealthy chinese language literary culture from precedent days to the 20 th century, exploring poetry, opera, drama, novels, brief tales, the fashionable media and the authors who created those cultural treasures.

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