A History of China - Blackwell History of the World (Hardback)
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A History of China - Blackwell History of the World (Hardback)

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Hardback 452 Pages / Published: 10/09/2013
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Capturing China s past in all its complexity, this multi-faceted history portrays China in the context of a larger global world, while incorporating the narratives of Chinese as well as non-Chinese ethnic groups and discussing people traditionally left out of the story peasants, women, merchants, and artisans. * Offers a complete political, economic, social, and cultural history of China, covering the major events and trends * Written in a clear and uncomplicated style by a distinguished historian with over four decades of experience teaching undergraduates * Examines Chinese history through the lens of global history to better understand how foreign influences affected domestic policies and practices * Depicts the role of non-Chinese ethnic groups in China, such as Tibetans and Uyghurs, and analyzes the Mongol and Manchu rulers and their impact on Chinese society * Incorporates the narratives of people traditionally left out of Chinese history, including women, peasants, merchants, and artisans

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN: 9781557860781
Number of pages: 452
Weight: 816 g
Dimensions: 252 x 174 x 26 mm

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