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Author Tsien, Tsuen-hsuin, 1910- author

Title Collected writings on Chinese culture / Tsuen-hsuin Tsien

Publ Info Hong Kong : Chinese University Press, 2011
 RIC  DS721 .T793 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DS721 .T793 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  DS721 .T793 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 453 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-425) and index
Contents Preface / by Edward L. Shaughnessy -- Preface / by Anthony C. Yu -- Foreword / by the Editorial Committee -- The legacy of early Chinese records -- Written on bamboo and silk -- Strategies of warring states -- Sealing clays of Hans China -- Implements and tools for writing -- Raw materials for papermaking -- Uses of paper and paper products -- Development of inkmaking -- Techniques of woodblock printing -- Chinese invention of paper and printing -- Western impact on China through translation -- Asian studies in America -- First Chinese-American publication exchange -- East Asian studies in American libraries -- How Chinese rare books crossed the Pacific -- Master of sinology: Herrlee G. Creel -- Working with Joseph Needham -- Tung Tso-pin in America -- Yuan Tung-li and international exchange -- The life and work of K.T. Wu -- Early years in China -- Arrival in Chicago -- Work and study in America -- Teaching, research, and publications -- Travel and writing after retirement -- T.H. Tsien Library at Nanjing University -- Life and career -- An interview with T.H. Tsien -- Publications -- International reviews of publication
LC subject Tsien, Tsuen-hsuin, 1910-
Books -- China -- History
Printing -- China -- History
East Asian libraries -- United States
China -- Civilization
Alt Title Chinese culture
ISBN 9789629964221