The Search for Sanxingdui: Investigation into the Bronze Civilization in Yangtze River
By Xue Peng, Ai Jiangtao, etc.  Publisher: SDX Joint Publishing Company
Paper Back
2021-01-01 | ISBN: 978-7-108-06858-3
Rights Manager: Xiao Jieru

Based on Sanxingdui Ruins, this book takes the readers to Sanxingdui's age with investigations and interviews for the bronze civilization sites along the Yangtze River. The first part, "The Most Beautiful Sanxingdui," introduces the legend of the ancient state of Shu, the research history of Dr. David Crockett Graham, Baodun Ruins with Jinsha Ruins, and the archeological discoveries from No. 3 to No. 8 sacrificial pit found between 2020 and 2021 in particular. In the second part, the introduction extends from Sanxingdui to the bronze civilization along the Yangtze River, and interviews to ruins in Panlong, Hanzhong, Tanheli, and Dayangzhou, etc. The book collects journalists' investigation reports, scholars' interviews like Li Boqian, Sun Hua, and Shi Jinsong, etc., and the introduction to the related ruins. Therefore, the book is a complete introduction to Sanxingdui and its age from aspects of journalists and scholars.