Guide To Korean Culture, Paperback Book

Guide To Korean Culture Paperback

Description

In an effort to make Korean culture better known around the world, 21 aspects of it are introduced in this volume, incorporating all UNESCO-designated Treasures of Korea.

These aspects, or cultural images, include inlaid celadon ceramics of unparalleled beauty, the Tripitaka Koreana, one of the world s most comprehensive compilations of Buddhist scripture, the world s first movable metal printing type, the world s first rain gauge and hangeul, one of the simplest and most adaptable writing systems in the world.

This extensive book offers readers a real

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 290 pages, 1 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Hollym International Corp.,U.S.
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Society & culture: general
  • ISBN: 9781565912878

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