The Ancient Art of Bonsai is truly a fine art in the academic sense. With its cultural heritage imbedded in china, the art of bonsai continues to inspire awe and beauty in those who have come to know of it. Professor Amy Chang-Liang is a consummate representative of the art of bonsai to all who would desire to understand or get involved. In addition to the technique of bonsai, Professor Amy Chang-Liang provides both an historical and philosophical grounding of the art. Thus, this volume is useful to both the beginner and advanced artist of bonsai.