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Author Hucker, Charles O.

Title China's imperial past : an introduction to Chinese history and culture / Charles O. Hucker
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1975

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Description xii, 474 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Introduction -- Part I. The formative age, prehistory-206 BC -- 1. General history -- 2. State and society -- 3. Thought -- 34. Literature and art -- Part II. The Early Empire, 206 BC-AD 960: 5. General history -- 6. Government -- 7. Society and the economy -- 8. Thought -- 9. Literature and art -- Part III. The Later Empire, 960-1850: 10. General history -- 11. Government -- 12. Society and the economy -- 13. Thought -- 14. Literature and art -- Epilogue
Summary A panoramic survey of the course of Chinese civilization from prehistory to 1850, when the old China began to give way to the new
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [440]-446
Includes index
Subject China -- Civilization.
China -- History.
LC no. 74025929
ISBN 0804708878