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Five thousand years of Chinese nation

Yantu Zhang

Five thousand years of Chinese nation

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Published by Foreign Languages Press in Beijing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History -- Anecdotes

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    This book is a magic wand that helps you understand Chinese history with ease, as well as a window providing a convenient view on China. It tells nearly 100 well-know stories from remote antiquity to the Revolution of 1911 in time sequence and takes key historical events and figures as the main line. We have strived to present the social changes, wars and battles, and culture and art in a series of accurate, vivid and concise stories. The book is a historical documentary with varied extraordinary splendor rather than a heavy, dull academic work.

    StatementZhang Yantu.
    GenreAnecdotes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS736 Z4675 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23176634M
    ISBN 107119046365
    ISBN 109787119046365
    LC Control Number2009374672


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