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The Ch'in and Han empires, 221 B.C. - A.D. 220

Author: Denis Crispin Twitchett; Michael Loewe; John King Fairbank
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [1986]
Series: Cambridge history of China, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume begins the historical coverage of The Cambridge History of China with the establishment of the Ch'in empire in 221 BC and ends with the abdication of the last Han emperor in AD 220. Their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Denis Crispin Twitchett; Michael Loewe; John King Fairbank
ISBN: 0521243270 9780521243278 0521214475 9780521214476
OCLC Number: 15205744
Notes: Includes glossary-index: p. 921-981.
General editors : Denis Twitchett and John K. Fairbank.
Description: xli, 981 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Michael Loewe --
The state and empire of Ch'in / Derk Bodde --
The Former Han dynasty / Michael Loewe --
Wang Mang, the restoration of the Han dynasty, and Later Han / Hans Bielenstein --
The conduct of government and the issues at stake (A.D. 57-167) / Michael Loewe --
The fall of Han / B.J. Mansvelt Beck --
Han foreign relations / Yü Ying-shih --
The structure and practice of government / Michael Loewe --
The institutions of Later Han / Hans Bielenstein --
Ch'in and Han law / A.F.P. Hulsewé --
The economic and social history of Former Han / Nishijima Sadao --
The economic and social history of Later Han / Patricia Ebrey --
The religious and intellectual background / Michael Loewe --
The concept of sovereignty / Michael Loewe --
The development of the Confucian schools / Robert P. Kramers --
Confucian, Legalist and Taoist thought in Later Han / Ch'en Ch'i-yün --
Philosophy and religion from Han to Sui / Paul Demiéville --
Postscript to chapter 16 / Timothy Barrett.
Series Title: Cambridge history of China, v. 1.
Responsibility: edited by Denis Twitchett and Michael Loewe.

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