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EMPIRES BEYOND THE GREAT WALL: THE HERITAGE OF GENGHIS KHAN. Adam T. Kessler et al. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 1994. Copyright 1993. Organized in association with Inner Mongolia Museum of China, Huhehaote. Distributed by University of Washington Press, Seattle. 176 pp. with 189 ills. (111 col.). 32 x 24 cm. LC 93-87480 ISBN 0938644343 In English.
Last available copy has shelf wear and sticker affixed to the book jacket; otherwise in Fine condition. A scholarly examination of the diverse nomadic cultures that flourished in the steppelands along China's northern frontier from 2000 B.C. through the 14th century, this catalogue features seven substantial essays discussing the complex histories of the Eastern Hu, Xiongnu, Qidan, Mongol and other peoples of the Inner Mongolia region and excellent reproductions of gold, bronze, ceramic, wood and textile objects that include statuary, vessels, jewelry, weapons, paintings, funerary masks, architectural ornaments and other recently excavated artifacts drawn from Chinese museums.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Asia (Traditional) — China
Plans: 01,06,07,08,17,21
Worldwide Number: 024491
Hardcover $50.00    

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