Costumes of the Ethnic Minorities - Chinese Red Series
Huangshan Publishing House
210 x 170mm
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China boasts 56 nationalities. Other than Han nationality, other nationalities are relatively concentrated with less population. They present distinctive regional features. Because each ethnic minority has own belief and custom, ethnic people have created the diversified arts which present distinctive ethnic features. This book focuses on diverse costumes and accessories of several ethnic minorities. The author hopes that the reader not only learns the history and culture of ethnic minorities but also appreciates the charming folk-custom art.
The Chinese Red series is a collection of 70 Chinese-English bilingual books dedicated to introducing the versatile Chinese culture of 5,000 years. Each of the topics in this series covers a specific aspect of Chinese culture or geography, to name just a few, Chinese Surnames, Folk Shadow Play, The Silk Road. To explain each topic, Chinese history, customs, folk stories, and social values related to this topic are introduced with the aid of photos. For anyone interested in learning Chinese culture in depth, this series is definitely a must-read.