A Short History of China

A Short History of China

From Ancient Dynasties to Economic Powerhouse

Book - 2013
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The turbulent and chequered past of the world's most populous country is one of the most fascinating in world history, and relatively little known in the West. From the beginnings of Chinese prehistory right through to internet censorship with the ?Great Firewall of China', Gordon Kerr offers a comprehensive introduction to the sprawling history of this enormous country. A Short History of China provides an absorbing introduction to more than 4,000 years of Chinese history, telling the stories of the tyrants, despots, femmes fatales, artists, warriors and philosophers who have shaped this.
Publisher: Harpenden, Herts : Pocket Essentials, 2013
ISBN: 9781842439609
Branch Call Number: 951 K412
DS735 .K47 2013x
Characteristics: 160 p. : maps ; 20 cm


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