A Chinese language guide to the British Museum.
The British Museum was founded more than 250 years ago, in 1753. Its collections span all areas of the world, from prehistory to the present day. From the beginning the Museum's aim has been to shed light on the histories of cultures, for the benefit of present and future generations worldwide, by preserving, presenting, enhancing and researching the unique collections in its care.
Illustrating almost 200 of the most important, beautiful and intriguing objects of the British Museum collections, and with the aid of maps and timelines, this book offers a colourful introduction to the world's rich and diverse cultural heritage.