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Buddhism in China and Japan

Buddhism in China and Japan

Author: Aleisha Olson
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This lesson will introduce a section on Asian art and architecture.

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Citations

Image of Smaller Bamiyan Buddha, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:BamyanBuddha_Smaller_1.jpg; Image of Larger Bamiyan Buddha, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Afghanistan_Statua_di_Budda_1.jpg

 

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