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China
By Michael Dillon

China

A Cultural and Historical Dictionary

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China by Michael Dillon

Book Description

Compiled by specialists from the University of Durham Department of East Asian Studies, this new reference work contains approximately 1500 entries covering Chinese civilisation from Peking Man to the present day. Subjects include history, politics, art, archaeology, literature, etc. The Dictionary is intended for students, teachers and researchers, and will also be of interest to the general reader. Entries provide factual information and contain suggestions for further reading. Chinese terms are in pinyin romanisation and characters are given for the subject headings. A name index and comprehensive cross-reference system make this an easy to use, multi-purpose guide to the student of Chinese in the broadest sense.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780700704392
ISBN-10: 0700704396
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 30mm)
Pages: 400
Imprint: RoutledgeCurzon
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 24-Feb-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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