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ు Types of text China: A History ಊ Book By John Keay ಜ ు Types of text China: A History ಊ Book By John Keay ಜ Exquisitely written In fluid, effortless prose, Keay moves energetically through the vicissitudes of China s dynastic past Guardian UK Absorbingly readable A pleasingly cultured account of the great sweep of China s evolution Independent UK Here, at roughly 130 pages per millennium, is China s history from the earliest fragments of Xia dynasty to the last emperor, with a little of Chairman Mao added for good or bad luck Its core, though, covers the big five dynasties Han, Tang, Song, Ming and Qing from 200 BC to the start of the twentieth century, and Keay s choice is deliberate There is no understanding China present or future without a sense of its past Much of that past, by any standard, is awe inspiring Observer UK Without sacrificing substance for brevity, Keay manages to illustrate China s history very much as a narrative of the rise and fall of strong and feeble emperors, bureaucratic cliques and factionalism, the development of philosophical traditions and religious incarnations, and the constant restructuring of the empire s geographical boundaries Readers already interested in, or wishing newly to embark upon, Chinese history will adore this book Highly recommended Library Journal John Keay has writtenwith unflagging zest, clear, accessible prose, and a refreshingly panoramic perspective Open Letters MonthlyAn authoritative account of five thousand years of Chinese historyMany nations define themselves in terms of territory or people China defines itself in terms of history Taking into account the country s unrivaled, voluminous tradition of history writing, John Keay has composed a vital and illuminating overview of the nation s complex and vivid past Keay s authoritative history examines 5,000 years in China, from the time of the Three Dynasties through Chairman Mao and the current economic transformation of the country Crisp, judicious, and engaging, China is the classic single volume history for anyone seeking to understand the present and future of this immensely powerful nation. 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    • China: A History
    • 4.3
    • 501
    • Format Kindle
    • 608 pages
    • 0465025188
    • John Keay
    • Anglais
    • 14 November 2017

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