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A Brief History of Chinese Civilization

3.86  ·  Rating Details  ·  37 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
This compelling text explores the development of China through its art, religion, literature, and thought as well as through its economic, political, and social history. This author team combines strong research with extensive classroom teaching experience to offer a clear, consistent, and highly readable text that is accessible to students with no previous knowledge of th ...more
Paperback, 430 pages
Published December 1st 2006 by Wadsworth Publishing Company (first published January 1st 1991)
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Adam
Apr 29, 2012 Adam rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This book is very well written and approachable, but the way it goes through the historical events and then backtracks to revisit the cultural elements is jarring.
Ioana
May 08, 2009 Ioana is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
interesting and succinct.. I'm not a big history book reader but it seems
well done
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