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The Cambridge Illustrated History of China Paperback – Illustrated, 25 January 2010

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Edition: 2nd

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In this sumptuously illustrated history, now in its second edition, Patricia Buckley Ebrey traces the origins of Chinese culture from prehistoric times to the present.

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In this sumptuously illustrated single-volume history, now in its second edition, noted historian Patricia Buckley Ebrey traces the origins of Chinese culture from prehistoric times to the present. Both a comprehensive introduction to an extraordinary civilization and an expert exploration of the continuities and disjunctures of Chinese history, Professor Ebrey's book has become an indispensable guide to China past and present.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Cambridge University Press; 2 edition (25 January 2010)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 384 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0521124336
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0521124331
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book, providing valuable insights fro better understanding (current) China
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5.0 out of 5 stars Superb account of Chinese history and attainments
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent for an understanding of Chinese history and culture
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