chinese history

China Bibliography
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China Bibliography

This volume serves as a guide to all facets of China study: from advice on choosing an appropriate literary dictionary to finding the most recent yearbooks that offer statistical data about the contemporary economy.

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Imperial China 900-1800
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Imperial China 900-1800

This is a history of China for the 900-year time span of the late imperial period. A senior scholar of this epoch, F. W. Mote highlights the personal characteristics of the rulers and dynasties and probes the cultural theme of Chinese adaptations to recurrent alien rule.

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Modernization and Revolution in China
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Modernization and Revolution in China

Extensively revised and updated, this popular text conveys the drama of China’s struggle to modernize against the backdrop of a proud and difficult history.

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Opium-Smoking in America and China
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Opium-Smoking in America and China: A Study of Its Prevalence, and Effects, Immediate and Remote On the Individual and the Nation

Opium-Smoking in America and China – This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the … Read more

General History of China
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The General History of China: Containing a Geographical, Historical, Chronological, Political and Physical Description of the Empire of China, … Ceremonies, Religion, Arts and Science

Containing a Geographical, Historical, Chronological, Political and Physical Descritpion of the Empire of China, Chinese-Tartary, Corea, and Thibet. Including an Exact and Particular Account of Their Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Religion, Arts and Sciences …