The earliest Chinese dynasty concerning which we have reliable historical data is that of Shang, a royal house that ruled from about 1500 till 1200 B.C. The area of purely Chinese culture was then comparatively small : the Shang kingdomanbsp;...
|Title||:||The gibbon in China: an essay in Chinese animal lore|
|Author||:||Robert Hans van Gulik|
|Publisher||:||Brill Archive - 1967|