Now available in two volumes, this accessible, yet rigorous, introduction to the political, social, and cultural history of China provides a balanced and thoughtful account of the development of Chinese civilisation from its beginnings to the present day. Each volume includes ample illustrations, a full complement of maps, a chronological table, extensive notes, recommendations for further reading and an index.Cheap woodblock editions of primers, almanacs, encyclopedias, morality books, and manuals of Confucian ritual ... The four most famous Ming novels are the Romance of the Three Kingdoms, The Water Margin, Journey to theWest, and Jin anbsp;...
|Title||:||China: From Neolithic cultures through the Great Qing Empire 10,000 BCE-1799 CE|
|Author||:||Harold Miles Tanner|
|Publisher||:||Hackett Publishing - 2010-03-12|