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East Asia : China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam : geography of a cultural region

Author: Albert Kolb
Publisher: London : Methuen, 1971.
Series: Methuen's advanced geographies.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Kolb
ISBN: 0416084206 9780416084207
OCLC Number: 286441
Notes: Translation of Ostasien.
Distributed in the U.S.A. by Barnes & Noble.
Description: xvi, 591 pages : maps (some folded color, 1 in pocket) ; 26 cm.
Contents: The natural features of East Asia and the East Asia cultural subcontinent. China : the cradle of East Asian culture. Chinese culture : its origins and nature --
Territorial and cultural expansion --
Stages in China's social and cultural evolution : extension of her horizons --
The new China. Population : society, settlement, and economy. The Chinese and the minorities --
Agriculture in China past and present --
Agricultural regions of China --
Crafts, trading, and communications --
Villages, markets, and towns --
Mineral wealth and mining : the development of natural resources --
Modern industry : prime requisite for a great power --
Foreign trade : China's position in world economy. The geographical regions of Chinese and central Asian culture. North China : the cradle of Chinese culture --
The Yangtze lowlands --
South-east China : a seaward-looking coastland and mountainous interior --
The Red Basin of Szechwan : an inland agricultural centre --
The Yunkwei plateaux --
North-east China : agricultural and industrial areas --
Inner Mongolia : overwhelmed nomad territory --
The People's Republic of Mongolia : a former Chinese frontier state --
The Kansu or Ho Hsi Corridor : the oases route to the far west --
Sinkiang : the sinicized part of the Islamic east --
Tibet : the Chinese impact on a theocratic state --
Taiwan, Hainan, and Hong Kong : islands off the south China coast. Vietnam : culturally a part of East Asia. The natural features --
Stages in Vietnam's cultural and territorial evolution --
The Democratic Republic of Vietnam --
The Republic of Vietnam. Korea : a bridgeland. Korea's natural features --
The origins of early Korean culture --
Korea's political history after the period of isolation --
Cultural influences and changes in the cultural landscape during Japanese occupation --
Choson : Democratic People's Republic of Korea --
Taehan : the South Korean state. Japan : the island world. The natural framework --
The beginnings of old Japan's culture and the opening up of the islands --
Man and society, settlement and economy : the modern transformation --
Population increase : changes in agrarian patterns --
The sea as a source of food --
The economic structure of modern Japan --
Japan and world trade --
Cities and communications --
Japan's cultural regions.
Series Title: Methuen's advanced geographies.
Other Titles: Ostasien.
Responsibility: Albert Kolb ; translated by C.A.M. Sym.

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