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Vittorio Pelati: area di progetto della classe V B ERICA coordinato dal prof. Lorenzo Cirelli e dalla prof.ssa By Anna Prati
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The book is a project area created by the students of an ERICA course from the ITCG Einaudi in Chiari coordinated by their teacher of English, Mrs. Anna Prati. The book contains the biography of a... More > sculptor and comments about his sculpture. His works can be admired at the Morcelli-Repossi Painting gallery in Chiari (Bs)- Italy. This book is written in Italian, English and French< Less
Ο Κινεζικός πολιτισμός και οι Ελλαδικές επιδράσεις By Δημήτριος Κονιδάρης
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This book, written in Greek, critically examines the view that China developed a complex society and high culture without external influence. It is here illustrated that contact and interaction did... More > take place, based on mobility, migration and exchange processes mainly along the Eurasian Steppe Highway. Not solely via the nomadic tribes but certainly through their agency as well, said interaction included the Mediterranean and Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex. The Hellenistic civilization is shown to be a significant party in this cultural encounter, mainly through its local cultural hybrids of Greek–Bactrian and Greek-Indian polities! The use of gold and silver as preferred luxury materials and the appearance of realistic life-size sculptures are only indicative examples with a rather pronounced Greek dimension; the above, together with architecture, landscape painting, various jewellery techniques, martial arts, and so much more, all owe a great deal to the Aegean heritage.< Less
Le lettere di Michelangelo Buonarroti [Italian] By Michelangelo Buonarroti
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni... More > (Italian: [mikeˈlandʒelo]; March 1475 – 18 February 1564), was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art. Considered to be the greatest living artist during his lifetime, he has since also been described as one of the greatest artists of all time. Despite making few forays beyond the arts, his versatility in the disciplines he took up was of such a high order that he is often considered a contender for the title of the archetypal Renaissance man, along with contemporary rival and fellow Florentine Medici client, Leonardo da Vinci.A number of Michelangelo's works in painting, sculpture, and architecture rank among the most famous in existence. Excerpt from:< Less
My Way of Looking at the Second Phase of Chinese Civilization 我看第二期中国文明 By Xuanjun Xie
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本书作者谢选骏从神话传说、宗教、哲学、政治、科举、... More >科技、农业、建筑、宫室、起居方式、园林、服饰、道教、景教、理学、类书、诗词格律、音乐、绘画、雕塑、佛理诗、玄言诗、田园诗、山水诗、骈文、音韵学、白话文学、近代汉语、双音词、雕版印刷、亡国遭遇、日本侵略、蒙古征服等五十个视角考察了“第二期中国文明”,阐述了“第二期中国文明”与“第一期中国文明”和“第三期中国文明”之间的异同,所以也称“五十视角的百科全书”。 Synopsis: What follows are the fifty angles from which issues concerning the second phase of Chinese civilization are examined by the author Xie Xuanjun: mythology, religion, philosophy, politics, system of imperial examination, science and technology, agriculture, architecture, palace chambers, daily life, gardens, costumes, Taoism, Nestorianism, idealist Confucian philosophy of the Song and Ming Dynasties, reference books, poetical meter, music, painting, sculpture, Buddhist poetry, metaphysical poetry, pastoral poetry, scenic poetry, rhythmical prose characterized by parallelism, phonology, literature in the vernacular, modern Chinese, disyllabic words, wood-block printing, experiences in a fallen country, Japanese aggression, the Mongolian conquest, etc.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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