To give a panorama of ancient architecture in Shanxi, the Place Names Committee and Shanxi Research Institute of Ancient Architecture Protection in the province have compiled this fascinating album of photos of the best ancient buildings now extant in Shanxi under the name A Panorama of Ancient Architecture in Shanxi, with not only the latest color pictures, but also brief captions. With this in hand, one can have a good view of the best ancient buildings now extant in Shanxi and enjoy the beauty of ancient civilization. It is both pleasurable and instructive. lt can serve as an aid to the experts in academic work, civil engineering and ancient architecture for better protection and study of historical relics and ancient buildings so as to faciate the inheritance and development of their admirable style and likewise a good friend to tourists of ancient architecture, to broaden the horizon of their knowledge and nourish a keen sense of exalted sentiments.
Arts – Architecture