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Encyclopedia of Asian history

Author: Ainslie Thomas Embree; Asia Society.
Publisher: New York : Scribner ; London : Collier Macmillan, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of articles that survey the full scope of Asian history, discussing major historical events and periods from Bronze Age China to modern India, looking at the geography of the continent, profiling over 1,200 influential men and women, and examining aspects of Asian culture and society.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Dictionaries
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of Asian history.
New York : Scribner ; London : Collier Macmillan, ©1988
(OCoLC)573727257
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ainslie Thomas Embree; Asia Society.
ISBN: 0684186195 9780684186191 0684188988 9780684188980 0684188996 9780684188997 0684189011 9780684189017 0684189003 9780684189000
OCLC Number: 15653934
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: V.1. [Abah --
Gree] --
v. 2. [Guan --
Mima] --
v. 3. [Min --
Spri] --
v. 4. [Sri --
Zuny].
Responsibility: prepared under the auspices of the Asia Society ; Ainslie T. Embree, editor in chief.

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A collection of articles that survey the full scope of Asian history, discussing major historical events and periods from Bronze Age China to modern India, looking at the geography of the continent, profiling over 1,200 influential men and women, and examining aspects of Asian culture and society.

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