Descripción del producto
One of the 12 beautifully illustrated handy books about China
Offers basic, important, and updated information about China’s history
For your information (FYI) boxes providing readers with interesting factual information on certain topics which encourages them to explore the topics further
1. The Origin of Chinese Culture.
2. The Xia, Shang, and Western Zhou Dynasties: Early States and Bronze
3. The Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods: States Contend for Power, Control, and Social Reform.
4. The Qin and Han Dynasties: Establishment and Development of a Great
5. The Wei, Jin, and Southern and Northern Dynasties: Regime Division and
6. The Sui and Tang Dynasties: A Prosperous and Open Age.
7. The Song and Yuan Dynasties: Cultural Collision and Fusion and Socioeconomic
8. The Ming and Qing Dynasties (before the Opium War): Prosperity of the
Farming Civilization and Crisis before Modern Times.
9. The Decline and Struggle of Modern China.
10. The People’s Republic of China: In Search of Socialist Modernization.
Appendix: Chronological Table of the Chinese Dynasties.