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China : a history
AuthorCotterell, Arthur
Pub. LocationLondonPublisherPimlico
Date1995Phys. Desc.xxiii, 355 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS721.C826 1995
Arthur Cotterell.
Preface: The Oldest Surviving Civilization -- 1. The Emergence of Civilization: Prehistory, Shang, and Early Zhou (earliest times till 771 BC) -- 2. The Classical Age: The Spring and Autumn and the Warring States Periods (770-221 BC) -- 3. The Early Empire: From Qin Reunification till the Tarter Partition (221 BC-AD 317) -- 4. The Middle Empire: From Disunity to the Tang and Song Renaissance (317-1279) -- 5. The Late Empire: From the Mongol Conquest till the Foundation of the Republic (1279-1912) -- 6. The Republic: The Impact of Modern Times (1912-49) -- 7. The People's Republic: The Modern Miracle (1949 onwards)
Previous ed.: London : J. Murray, 1988. Includes bibliographical references (p. 336-341) and index.
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Subject(s)China--Civilization
China--History
SeriesPimlico (Series) ; 160
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #366
ISBN0712662510OCLC34397175