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An outline history of China

by Herbert H. Gowen

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Published by Sherman, French & company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Herbert H. Gowen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS735 .G6 1917
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., iv p., 3 l., 402 p.
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6592015M
      LC Control Number16023815
      OCLC/WorldCa1541054

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      An excellent and concise survey of the entire course of Chinese history up to the s is China: Tradition and Transformation by John K. Fairbank and Edwin O. Reischauer. For a more in-depth review of modern Chinese history (beginning of the Qing dynasty to the early s), Immanuel C.Y. Hsu's The Rise of Modern China should be consulted. Brief Outline of Chinese History. Early China: BC. - BC: Yangshao culture. BC: Longsham culture. BC: Xia dynasty.

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