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Pre-modern East Asia: to 1800 : a cultural, social, and political history

Author: Patricia Buckley Ebrey; Anne Walthall; James B Palais
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Buckley Ebrey; Anne Walthall; James B Palais
ISBN: 0547005393 9780547005393
OCLC Number: 244441122
Description: xvi, 294 pages : illustrations, maps, color plates ; 26 cm
Contents: Part One: THE FOUNDATIONS OF EAST ASIAN CIVILIZATION IN CHINA . Chapter 1. China in the Bronze Age: The Shang and Western Zhou Dynasties (ca. 1500-771 B.C.E.). Chapter 2. Philosophers and Warring States During the Eastern Zhou Period (770-256 B.C.E.). Chapter 3. The Founding of the Bureaucratic Empire: Qin-Han China (256 B.C.E.-200 C.E.). Chapter 4. Political Division in China and the Spread of Buddhism (200-580). Chapter 5. The Cosmopolitan Empires of Sui and Tang China (581-960). Part Two: THE EMERGENCE OF EAST ASIAN CIVILIZATION. Chapter 6. Early Korea to 935. Chapter 7. Early State and Society in Japan (to 794). Chapter 8. China Among Equals: Song, Liao, Xia, and Jin. Chapter 9. Heian Japan (794-ca. 1180). Chapter 10. Koryo Korea (935-1392). Chapter 11. Kamakura Japan (1180-1333). Chapter 12. China Under Mongol Rule (1215-1368). Part Three: Meeting New Challenges (1300-1800). Chapter 13. Japan's Middle Ages (1330-1600). Chapter 14. The Ming Empire in China (1368-1644). Chapter 15. Choson Korea (1392-1800). Chapter 16. The Creation of the Manchu Empire (1600-1800). Chapter 17. Edo Japan (1603-1800).
Responsibility: Patricia Buckley Ebrey, Anne Walthall, James B. Palais.

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