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Chinese history : a manual / Endymion Wilkinson.

By: Wilkinson, Endymion Porter.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series: 52.Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Published by the Harvard University Asia Center for the Harvard-Yenching Institute : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2000Edition: Rev. and enl.Description: xxiv, 1181 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0674002474 (acid-free paper); 9780674002470 (acid-free paper); 0674002490 (pbk. : acid-free paper); 9780674002494 (pbk. : acid-free paper).Subject(s): China -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etcAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Chinese history.DDC classification: 951 Other classification: 15.75 | NC 5664 | NK 3400 | PW 9460
Contents:
Introduction: Recent Historiographical Trends -- Center and Periphery -- Periodization -- The Dynasties -- Basics -- Language -- Dictionaries -- People -- Geography -- Chronology -- Telling the Time -- Statistics -- Guides and Encyclopaedias -- Locating Books -- Locating Secondary Sources -- Libraries -- Pre-Qin Sources -- Archaeology -- Pre-Qin Archaeology -- Prehistoric Signs and Symbols -- Oracle-Bone Inscriptions -- The Characters: Evolution and Structure -- Epigraphy -- From Bamboo Strips to Printed Books -- Excavated and Transmitted Texts
Historical Genres -- Primary and Secondary Sources -- Annals -- Standard Histories -- Topically Arranged Histories -- Miscellaneous Histories -- Government Institutions -- Official Communications -- Law -- War -- Other Primary Sources -- Myth and Religion -- Literary Anthologies and Collected Works -- Leishu -- Biji -- Philosophical Works -- Popular Literature -- Agriculture, Food, and the Environment -- Medicine -- Technology and Science -- Calligraphy, Painting, and Music -- Women's Studies -- Non-Han Peoples (Inside China) -- Non-Han Peoples (Outside China) -- Foreign Accounts of China V Primary Sources by Period -- Introduction: Guides -- Qin and Han -- Wei, Jin, Nan-Bei Chao -- Sui, Tang, and Five Dynasties -- Song -- Liao, Xi Xia, Jin, and Yuan -- Ming -- Qing -- The Republic
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Introduction: Recent Historiographical Trends -- Center and Periphery -- Periodization -- The Dynasties -- Basics -- Language -- Dictionaries -- People -- Geography -- Chronology -- Telling the Time -- Statistics -- Guides and Encyclopaedias -- Locating Books -- Locating Secondary Sources -- Libraries -- Pre-Qin Sources -- Archaeology -- Pre-Qin Archaeology -- Prehistoric Signs and Symbols -- Oracle-Bone Inscriptions -- The Characters: Evolution and Structure -- Epigraphy -- From Bamboo Strips to Printed Books -- Excavated and Transmitted Texts

Historical Genres -- Primary and Secondary Sources -- Annals -- Standard Histories -- Topically Arranged Histories -- Miscellaneous Histories -- Government Institutions -- Official Communications -- Law -- War -- Other Primary Sources -- Myth and Religion -- Literary Anthologies and Collected Works -- Leishu -- Biji -- Philosophical Works -- Popular Literature -- Agriculture, Food, and the Environment -- Medicine -- Technology and Science -- Calligraphy, Painting, and Music -- Women's Studies -- Non-Han Peoples (Inside China) -- Non-Han Peoples (Outside China) -- Foreign Accounts of China V Primary Sources by Period -- Introduction: Guides -- Qin and Han -- Wei, Jin, Nan-Bei Chao -- Sui, Tang, and Five Dynasties -- Song -- Liao, Xi Xia, Jin, and Yuan -- Ming -- Qing -- The Republic

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