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Chinese history : a new manual

Author: Endymion Porter Wilkinson; Harvard University. Asia Center.
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Asia Center, for the Harvard-Yenching Institute, 2015.
Series: Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series, 100.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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"An indispensable guide to the civilization and history of China. Introduces sources from prehistory to the present and examines the context in which the sources were produced, preserved, and received, the problems of research and interpretation associated with them, and the best, most up-to-date secondary works"--
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Endymion Porter Wilkinson; Harvard University. Asia Center.
ISBN: 9780674088467 0674088468
OCLC Number: 903436716
Language Note: Written in both English and Chinese.
Notes: "First edition published as Chinese history : a manual, 1998"--Title page verso.
Description: xxiii, 1135 pages ; 28 cm.
Contents: LANGUAGE --
PEOPLE --
GEOGRAPHY & ENVIRONMENT --
GOVERNING & EDUCATING --
IDEAS, BELIEFS, LITERATURE & FINE ARTS --
AGRICULTURE, FOOD & DRINK --
TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCE --
TRADE TOPICS --
HISTORY --
PRE-QIN --
QIN-WUDAI --
SONG-QING --
EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY --
BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Series Title: Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series, 100.
Responsibility: Endymion Wilkinson.

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