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All under heaven : a complete history of China

Author: Rayne Kruger
Publisher: Chichester, Eng. ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A source of great fascination to the West, the history of China remains largely a mystery to the layman. In a compelling and concise narrative of Chinaa s long and complex history, Rayne Kruger  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kruger, Rayne.
All under heaven.
Chichester, Eng. ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, 2003
(OCoLC)607016895
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rayne Kruger
ISBN: 0470865334 9780470865330
OCLC Number: 52486350
Description: 422 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Ape-men to the Shang (7000,000-1750 BC) --
The Shang (?1523-?1027 BC) --
The Western Chou (?1027-771 BC) --
The Eatern Chou (771-476 BC) --
The Eastern Chou (771-476 BC) --
From Confucius to empire I --
From Confucius to empire II --
Ch'in into China --
The Former Han I (206-141 BC) --
The Former Han II: Wu Ti (141-87 BC) --
The Former Han III (87 BC-AD 9) --
Interregnum (AD 9-25) and the Han revived I --
The Han revived II (25-220) --
Partition (220-589) --
The Sui (581-618) --
The T'ang (618-907) I --
The T'ang (618-907) II --
The T'ang (618-907) III --
Five dynasties, ten kingdoms and the Sung I --
The Sung II (960-1279) --
The Mongols' Yüan Dynasty (1271-1368) --
The Ming I (1368-1487) --
The Ming II (1487-1644) --
The Ming Dynasy in perspective --
The Manchus' Ch'ing Dynasty (1644-1911) I --
Ch'ing: Opium Wars and the Taipings II --
Into the twentieth century --
Epilogue: the twentieth century.
Other Titles: Complete history of China
Responsibility: Rayne Kruger.
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"!Kruger posthumously presents a lively synthesis of Chinese history, mythology and customs!" (Western Daily Press, 17 January 2004) "!Kruger's monumental and magnificent book charts 25 centuries of Read more...

 
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