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Language: English
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press; 1st edition (1991)
Pages: 620 pages
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I would recommend this book to those who want to fill a gap in their historical knowledge, especially among those of us for whom historical knowledge has been dominated by a distinctly western canon that starts with the Greeks, Romans, and moves narrowly to include the rise of Europe.

This volume in The Cambridge History of China is devoted to the history of the . No knowledge of Chinese is assumed, though for readers of Chinese, proper and other names are identified with their characters in the index.

Intellectual trends are surveyed to show the changes in traditional Chinese values and the foreign influences which played a major role in Republican China. Numerous maps and tables illustrate the text.

China: A New History by John Fairbank is universally recommended as the best introductory book on Chinese .

China: A New History by John Fairbank is universally recommended as the best introductory book on Chinese history. Even though Dr. Fairbank wrote for undergraduate students, the book is an amazing read for anyone interested in Chinese history  . China to 1850: A Short History by Charles Hucker is another interesting book that serves the same purpose as Dr. Fairbank's book in 180 pages but I feel it is oversimplified for the sake of brevity. China: A History by John Keay is another good book on Chinese history but I wouldn't recommend it as a first reading on the same.

Published December 1991 by China Books & Periodicals.

The earliest known written records of the history of China date from as early as 1250 BC, from the Shang dynasty (c. 1600–1046 BC), during the king Wu Ding's reign, who was mentioned as the twenty-first Shang king by the same. 1600–1046 BC), during the king Wu Ding's reign, who was mentioned as the twenty-first Shang king by the same

This book offers a summation of classic scholarship on the intellectual life of modern China.

This book offers a summation of classic scholarship on the intellectual life of modern China.

The Cambridge History of China: Volume 12, Republican China, 1912-1949, Part 1 (The Cambridge History of China). not have special knowledge of Chinese history. It will be useful both as narrative history. 62 MB·927 Downloads·New! not have special knowledge of Chinese history. Routledge History of World Philosophies.

A history of traditional Chinese knowledge, thought and belief from the seventh through the nineteenth centuries with a new . Epilogue: China in 1895: The Symbolic Significance of Intellectual History.

A history of traditional Chinese knowledge, thought and belief from the seventh through the nineteenth centuries with a new approach that offers a new perspective.

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