From The Forbidden City to The Palace Museum
By Zhu Yong  Publisher: The People's Literature Publishing House
Paper Back
2021-01-01 | ISBN: 9787020160488

This book, based on a review of the 600-year history of the Forbidden City, offers a multi-dimensional, panoramic view of its historical and cultural connotations by taking the spatial order of the buildings as the horizontal axis and its historical evolution as the vertical axis. It reveals the historical significance of making Beijing the capital and the great achievements of the Chinese civilization in palace architecture, gardening, painting, reading and book collection.