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The First Emperor: Selections From the Historical Records (Oxford World's Classics)

Author: Qian Sima; Raymond Stanley Dawson
Publisher: Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sima Qian tells the story of the First Emperor, founder of the Qin dynasty, in whose reign the Great Wall was built and whose tomb was guarded by the famous terracotta warriors excavated in 1974. His  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
First Emperor: Selections From the Historical Records (Oxford World's Classics)
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Qian Sima; Raymond Stanley Dawson
OCLC Number: 939084848
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The Birth of the First Emperor; An Assassination Attempt; The Biography of the Chief Minister of Qin; The Builder of the Great Wall; The Annals of Qin; The Treatises; The Story of the Rebel Xiang Yu; The Story of the Rebel Chen Sheng

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...vivid, near contemporary account... CH, The Independent Its vast scope can guide you to places they never reach - such as third-century BC China, with imperial historian Sima Qian, Boyd Tonkin, Read more...

 
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