The Resource China : a history, John Keay

China : a history, John Keay

Label
China : a history
Title
China
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
John Keay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Keay's authoritative history examines 5,000 years in China, from the time of the Three Dynasties through Chairman Mao and the current economic transformation of the country
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331842
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Keay, John
Dewey number
951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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China
Target audience
adult
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a history
Label
China : a history, John Keay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 549-560) and index
Contents
Rites to writing, pre c.1050 BC -- Sages and heroes, c.1050-c. 250 BC -- The first empire, c. 250-210 BC -- Han ascendant, 210-141 BC -- Within and beyond, 141 BC-AD 1 -- Wang Mang and the Han reprise, AD 1-189 -- Four hundred years of vicissitude, 189-550 -- Sui, Tang and the second empire, 550-650 -- High Tang, 650-755 -- Reconfiguring the empire, 755-1005 -- Caving in, 1005-1235 -- By land and sea, 1235-1405 -- The rites of Ming, 1405-1620 -- The Manchu conquest, 1620-1760 -- Death throes of empire, 1760-1880 -- Republicans and nationalists, 1880-1950
Control code
ocn316825559
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 578 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780465015801
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009930982
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)316825559
Label
China : a history, John Keay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 549-560) and index
Contents
Rites to writing, pre c.1050 BC -- Sages and heroes, c.1050-c. 250 BC -- The first empire, c. 250-210 BC -- Han ascendant, 210-141 BC -- Within and beyond, 141 BC-AD 1 -- Wang Mang and the Han reprise, AD 1-189 -- Four hundred years of vicissitude, 189-550 -- Sui, Tang and the second empire, 550-650 -- High Tang, 650-755 -- Reconfiguring the empire, 755-1005 -- Caving in, 1005-1235 -- By land and sea, 1235-1405 -- The rites of Ming, 1405-1620 -- The Manchu conquest, 1620-1760 -- Death throes of empire, 1760-1880 -- Republicans and nationalists, 1880-1950
Control code
ocn316825559
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 578 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780465015801
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009930982
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)316825559

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