China's Sacred Sites (Hardcover)

By Nan Shunxun, Beverly Foit-Albert

Himalayan Institute Press, 9780893892623, 259pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2007

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Description

Examines how Chinese mountainscape culture merges architecture and nature by documenting over 50 ancient architectural and environmental sites, and featuring over 250 photographs and 100 architectural drawings. Provides overview of traditional Chinese philosophies of Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism, and explains the historical roots of feng shu.