Vietnam - From Myth to Modernity

Vietnam - From Myth to Modernity
Published to accompany the 2008 exhibition at the Asian Civilisations Museum, this extensively illustrated catalogue includes essays on Vietnam's history and art by international specialists.

Illustrations of selected artefacts complement the accounts of the four main periods in Vietnam's history.

The religious and everyday purposes of the exhibits illustrated are discussed and provenance details given.

The exhibits have been drawn from Vietnam's and international museums and private collections.