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Land of the dragon : Chinese myth

Author: Tony Allan; Charles Phillips; John D Chinnery
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble, 2005.
Series: Myth and mankind.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Allan; Charles Phillips; John D Chinnery
ISBN: 0760774862 9780760774861
OCLC Number: 69202657
Notes: Created, edited, and designed by Duncan Baird Publishers. This edition published by Barnes & Noble, Inc. by arrangement with Duncan Baird Publishers.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Ancient dynasties: First Chinese --
Picture essay: Totality of five --
Questions of heaven: From the vapours of chaos --
Square earth --
Mother of the World --
Great flood --
Lin Jun and the water goddess --
Master of the harvest --
Picture essay: Heavenly predictions --
Gift of the gods: Yellow Emperor --
Huang Di's black bead --
Battle of the elements --
Lady Silkworm --
Cowherd and the girl weaver --
Tales of everyday people --
Divine animals --
Sage kings:--
Emperor Yao and his courtiers --
Time of the ten suns --
Elixir of life --
Family trials of young Shun --
Gun and the swelling soil --
Yao finds an heir --
Yu the flood-tamer --
Yu and the tragic marriage --
Yu mounts the dragon throne --
Fall of dynasties --
Picture essay: City of symbols --
Matters of faith --
Bureaucracy of gods --
tales of the eight immortals --
Patrons of the professions --
Outlaw god --
Lords of the waters --
Childhood of Nezha --
Goddess of mercy --
Monkey king --
Picture essay: Power of Qi --
Chinese legacy.
Series Title: Myth and mankind.
Other Titles: Chinese myth
Responsibility: writers: Tony Allan, Charles Phillips ; consultant John Chinnery.

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