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Ernest Smith's Chinese Bones: The Columbia University Collection of Shang Divination Inscriptions, and Evidence for Scribal Training at Anyang

Smith, Adam Daniel

An overview of the collection of Shang Dynasty oracle bone inscriptions at Columbia University's C. V. Starr East Asian Library, the core of which was acquired in the 1930s by Ernest K. Smith.

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East Asian Languages and Cultures
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January 10, 2012


"The Rise of Writing in Early China" conference, University of Chicago, October 15-16, 2011.