China's Traditional Rural Architecture: A Cultural Geography of the Common House

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University of Hawaii Press, 1986 - Architecture - 177 pages

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Contents

Introduction
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The Variety of Chinese Rural Dwellings
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Construction of the Rural Chinese House
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