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  • Archaeology of East Asia

    Archaeology of East Asia
    av Gina Lee Barnes

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785706677

    Archaeology of East Asia constitutes an introduction to social and political development from the Palaeolithic to 8th-century early historic times. It takes a regional view across China, Korea, Japan and their peripheries that is unbounded by modern…

  • Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo

    Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo
    av Grant Hardy

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231113045

    Sima Qian (c. 100 B.C.E.) was China's first historian-he was known as Grand Astrologer at the court of Emperor Wu during the Han dynasty-and, along with Confucius and the First Emperor of Qin, was one of the creators of imperial China. His Shiji (pu…

  • Pottery Production Settlement Patterns and Development of Social Complexity in the Yuanqu Basin North-Central China

    Pottery Production Settlement Patterns and Development of Social Complexity in the Yuanqu Basin North-Central China
    av Xiangming Dai

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841719399

    Ivestigates the development of social complexity and the changes of modes of pottery production from the Neolithic to early Bronze Age in the Yuanqu Basin, north-central China. The research focuses on the development of specialised pottery productio…

  • Art, Archaeology & Science

    Art, Archaeology & Science

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845197339

    Science has played a crucial role in the initial stages of westerners collecting and studying ancient Chinese artworks and archaeological materials. The relevant scientific data were quickly generated using progressively sophisticated examination te…

  • The Archaeology of China

    The Archaeology of China
    av Li Liu

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521643108

    This book explores the roles of agricultural development and advancing social complexity in the processes of state formation in China. Over a period of about 10,000 years, it follows evolutionary trajectories of society from the last Palaeolithic hu…

  • The Archaeology of China

    The Archaeology of China
    av Li Liu

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521644327

    This book explores the roles of agricultural development and advancing social complexity in the processes of state formation in China. Over a period of about 10,000 years, it follows evolutionary trajectories of society from the last Palaeolithic hu…

  • The Great Wall of China

    The Great Wall of China
    av Elizabeth Noll

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644872680

    The Great Wall of China spans more than 10,000 miles It was built over many centuries, and it remains one of the world's most famous landmarks today. This title for young readers explores the Great Wall's original purpose, how it was built, and how…

  • Bureaucracy and the State in Early China

    Bureaucracy and the State in Early China
    av Li Feng

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521884471

    Ancient Chinese society developed a sophisticated and complex bureaucracy which is still in operation today and which had its pristine form in the government of the Western Zhou from 1045 to 771 BC. Li Feng, one of the leading scholars of the period…

  • Why Should I Care about the Ancient Chinese?

    Why Should I Care about the Ancient Chinese?
    av Claire Throp

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780756564247

    From pasta to paper, the inventions of the Ancient Chinese remain part of everyday life in our modern world. Learn how items like wheelbarrows, the first toothbrushes, and early earthquake detectors have evolved into devices we know today and discov…

  • Why Should I Care about the Ancient Chinese?

    Why Should I Care about the Ancient Chinese?
    av Claire Throp

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780756565664

    From pasta to paper, the inventions of the Ancient Chinese remain part of everyday life in our modern world. Learn how items like wheelbarrows, the first toothbrushes, and early earthquake detectors have evolved into devices we know today and discov…

  • The 'Crescent-Shaped Cultural-Communication Belt': Tong Enzheng's Model in Retrospect

    The 'Crescent-Shaped Cultural-Communication Belt': Tong Enzheng's Model in Retrospect

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781407313238

  • Rome, China, and the Barbarians

    Rome, China, and the Barbarians
    av Randolph B. Ford

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108473958

    This book addresses a largely untouched historical problem: the fourth to fifth centuries AD witnessed remarkably similar patterns of foreign invasion, conquest, and political fragmentation in Rome and China. Yet while the Western Roman Empire was n…

  • Early China

    Early China
    av Feng Li

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521895521

    'Early China' refers to the period from the beginning of human history in China to the end of the Han Dynasty in AD 220. The roots of modern Chinese society and culture are all to be found in this formative period of Chinese civilization. Li Feng's…

  • Early China

    Early China
    av Feng Li

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521719810

    'Early China' refers to the period from the beginning of human history in China to the end of the Han Dynasty in AD 220. The roots of modern Chinese society and culture are all to be found in this formative period of Chinese civilization. Li Feng's…

  • The Archaeology of Early China

    The Archaeology of Early China
    av Gideon Shelach-Lavi

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521145251

    This volume aims to satisfy a pressing need for an updated account of Chinese archaeology. It covers an extended time period from the earliest peopling of China to the unification of the Chinese Empire some two thousand years ago. The geographical c…

  • The Archaeology of Early China

    The Archaeology of Early China
    av Gideon Shelach-Lavi

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521196895

    This volume aims to satisfy a pressing need for an updated account of Chinese archaeology. It covers an extended time period from the earliest peopling of China to the unification of the Chinese Empire some two thousand years ago. The geographical c…

  • Great Wall of China

    Great Wall of China
    av Grace Hansen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532104411

    The Great Wall of China, built many thousands of years ago, still partially stands today throughout the northern parts of the country. Young readers will learn about who built it, when it was built, and why it was built. This title is complete with…

  • China in the Early Bronze Age

    China in the Early Bronze Age
    av Robert L. Thorp

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812239102

    One of the great breakthroughs in Chinese studies in the early twentieth century was the archaeological identification of the earliest, fully historical dynasty of kings, the Shang (ca. 1300-1050 B.C.E.). The last fifty years have seen major advance…

  • What Did the Ancient Chinese Do for Me?

    What Did the Ancient Chinese Do for Me?
    av Patrick Catel

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781432937546

    From the seismograph to ice cream to fireworks, the Ancient Chinese continue to influence all aspects of contemporary life. Read this book to find out more about how we encounter links to the ancient world every day.

  • Zhou History Unearthed

    Zhou History Unearthed
    av Yuri Pines

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231196635

    There is a stark contrast between the overarching importance of history writing in imperial China and the meagerness of historical texts from the centuries preceding the imperial unification of 221 BCE. However, recently discovered bamboo manuscript…

  • Ancient China: Studies in Early Civilization

    Ancient China: Studies in Early Civilization
    av David Tod Roy

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789622011441

  • Gender and Chinese Archaeology

    Gender and Chinese Archaeology

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780759104099

    The roles of women in Chinese archaeology, with only a few exceptions, have at worst been overlooked, and at best consigned to conventional Marxist theory that prescribes formulaic frameworks for understanding gender-until now. Renowned archaeologis…

  • Gender and Chinese Archaeology

    Gender and Chinese Archaeology

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780759104082

    The roles of women in Chinese archaeology, with only a few exceptions, have at worst been overlooked, and at best consigned to conventional Marxist theory that prescribes formulaic frameworks for understanding gender-until now. Renowned archaeologis…

  • Empire of Horses: The First Nomadic Civilization and the Making of China

    Empire of Horses: The First Nomadic Civilization and the Making of China
    av John Man

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643133270

    The author of landmark histories such as Genghis Khan, Attila, and Xanadu invites us to discover a fertile period in Asian history that prefigured so much of the world that followed.The people of the first nomadic empire left no written records, but…

  • The Formation of Chinese Civilization

    The Formation of Chinese Civilization
    av Kwang-Chih Chang

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300093827

    Paleolithic sites from one million years ago, Neolithic sites with extraordinary jade and ceramic artifacts, excavated tombs and palaces of the Shang and Zhou dynasties-all these are part of the archaeological riches of China. This magnificent book…

  • You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of China! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want To... History of the World)

    You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of China! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want To... History of the World)
    av Jacqueline Morley

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780531238387

    You disobey the Emperor's orders and soon you're marching through deserts on your way to work on the Great Wall of China This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story, inviting them t…

  • You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of China! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want To... History of the World)

    You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of China! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want To... History of the World)
    av Jacqueline Morley

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780531231609

    You disobey the Emperor's orders and soon you're marching through deserts on your way to work on the Great Wall of China This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story, inviting them t…

  • The Grand Scribe's Records, Volume II

    The Grand Scribe's Records, Volume II
    av Ssu-ma Ch'ien

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780253039095

    This second volume of the ongoing annotated translation of Ssu-ma Ch'ien's Shih chi (The Grand Scribe's Records), widely acknowledged as the most important early Chinese history, contains the "basic annals" of five early Han-dynasty emperors. The an…

  • Eastern Han (Ad 25-220) Tombs in Sichuan

    Eastern Han (Ad 25-220) Tombs in Sichuan
    av Xuan Chen

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784912161

    This work explores the many factors underlying the extended popularity of the cliff tomb, a local burial form in the Sichuan Basin in China during the Eastern Han dynasty (AD 25-220). The development of the cliff tomb was linked to a complex set of…

  • Ancient China

    Ancient China
    av John S. Major

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765615992

    Ancient China: A History surveys the East Asian Heartland Region - the geographical area that eventually became known as China - from the Neolithic period through the Bronze Age, to the early imperial era of Qin and Han, up to the threshold of the m…

  • Ancient China

    Ancient China
    av John S. Major

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765616005

    Ancient China: A History surveys the East Asian Heartland Region - the geographical area that eventually became known as China - from the Neolithic period through the Bronze Age, to the early imperial era of Qin and Han, up to the threshold of the m…

  • The Letter to Ren An and Sima Qian's Legacy

    The Letter to Ren An and Sima Qian's Legacy
    av Stephen Durrant

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780295995441

    Sima Qian (first century BCE), the author of Record of the Historian (Shiji), is China's earliest and best-known historian, and his "Letter to Ren An" is the most famous letter in Chinese history. In the letter, Sima Qian explains his decision to fi…

  • Life in Early China

    Life in Early China
    av J. A. G. Roberts

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750947299

    Imagine that you found 'dragon bones' once used to predict the future, or wrote a poem in the Book of Songs, or uncovered the terracotta army guarding the tomb of the First Emperor. Read more about life in this fascinating culture in this pocket-siz…

  • Capital Cities and Urban Form in Pre-modern China

    Capital Cities and Urban Form in Pre-modern China
    av Victor Cunrui Xiong

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138648142

    Luoyang, situated in present-day Henan province, was one of the great urban centres of pre-Qin and early imperial China, the favoured site for dynastic capitals for almost two millennia. This book, the first in any Western language on the subject, t…

  • Material Culture, Power, and Identity in Ancient China

    Material Culture, Power, and Identity in Ancient China
    av Xiaolong Wu

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107134027

    In this book, Xiaolong Wu offers a comprehensive and in-depth study of the Zhongshan state during China's Warring States Period (476-221 BCE). Analyzing artefacts, inscriptions, and grandiose funerary structures within a broad archaeological context…

  • The Terracotta Warriors: Exploring the Most Intriguing Puzzle in Chinese History

    The Terracotta Warriors: Exploring the Most Intriguing Puzzle in Chinese History
    av Edward Burman

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681777962

    Exciting investigations in northwest China are about to reveal more of the mysteries of the huge mausoleum of the Qin Emperor, a portion of which was accidently discovered in 1974 by farmers who were digging a well. The second phase of an internatio…

  • If I Were a Kid in Ancient China

    If I Were a Kid in Ancient China
    av Ken Sheldon

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812679311

    What modern boy or girl wouldn't want to be called "Precious Child," as parents in ancient China referred to their children? Or wear a beautiful silk brocade jacket, as wealthy youngsters did? Or nibble on a crunchy roasted cricket? This fun book ex…

  • Ancient China Simplified

    Ancient China Simplified
    av Edward Harper Parker

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419106804

  • Ancient China Simplified

    Ancient China Simplified
    av Edward Harper Parker

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783842463752

  • Ancient China Simplified

    Ancient China Simplified
    av Edward Harper Parker

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781406832099

  • Art, Myth, and Ritual

    Art, Myth, and Ritual
    av Kwang-Chih Chang

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674048089

    A leading scholar in the United States on Chinese archaeology challenges long-standing conceptions of the rise of political authority in ancient China. Questioning Marx's concept of an "Asiatic" mode of production, Wittfogel's "hydraulic hypothesis,…

  • The Grand Scribe's Records, Volume I

    The Grand Scribe's Records, Volume I
    av Ssu-ma Ch'ien

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780253038555

    "An essential source for the study of events in early China, a guide to the moral philosophy of the gentlemen of Han, and a splendid work of literature which may be read for the pleasure of its style and the power of its narrative. . . . This work m…

  • Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology in the People's Republic of China

    Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology in the People's Republic of China

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138404410

    This book represents the first comprehensive attempt to bring to western scholarship the great advances made in Paleolithic archaeology and palaeoanthropology in the People's Republic of China. The 15 chapters are devoted to a historical overview of…

  • The Chinese Neolithic

    The Chinese Neolithic
    av Li Liu

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521811842

    This book studies the formation of complex societies in prehistoric China during the Neolithic and early state periods, ca. 7000–1500 BC. Archaeological materials are interpreted through anthropological perspectives, using systematic analytic…

  • The Chinese Neolithic

    The Chinese Neolithic
    av Li Liu

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521010641

    This book studies the formation of complex societies in prehistoric China during the Neolithic and early state periods, c. 7000-1500 BC. Archaeological materials are interpreted through anthropological perspectives, using systematic analytic methods…

  • Leadership Strategies, Economic Activity, and Interregional Interaction

    Leadership Strategies, Economic Activity, and Interregional Interaction

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780306460906

    An attempt to render Chinese archaeology more accessible to Western readers through a detailed case study of approximately 16,000 years of cultural development in northeastern China. The author addresses prehistoric sociopolitical processes in the D…

  • Foundations of Chinese Civilization

    Foundations of Chinese Civilization
    av Jing Liu

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611720273

    Who founded China? Are Chinese people religious? What is Chinese culture and how has it changed over time? The accessible and fun Understanding China Through Comics series answers those questions and more. For all ages, Foundations of Chinese Civili…

  • Life in Ancient China

    Life in Ancient China
    av Paul Challen

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780778720676

    Examines ancient China and how its politics, daily activities, art, religion, economy, and social structures worked together to form Chinese culture.

  • The Archaeology of Northeast China

    The Archaeology of Northeast China

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415117555

    An up-to-date synthesis of the archaeology and prehistory of the region called Dongbei by the Chinese, but known in the west as Manchuria. Based on recent archaeological discoveries, the book presents evidence to show that far from being a backwater…

  • Everyday Life in Early Imperial China

    Everyday Life in Early Imperial China
    av Michael Loewe

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780872207585

    Considers the important aspects of life during the Han period, when the foundations were laid for the chief political, economic, cultural and social structures that would characterise imperial China.

  • Everyday Life in Early Imperial China

    Everyday Life in Early Imperial China
    av Michael Loewe

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780872207592

    In this lively and accessible account, with illustrations on nearly every page, Michael Loewe gives us a vivid picture of the lives of peasants working the land, the lives of town inhabitants, and the elaborate hierarchy of institutions and civil se…

  • The Tarim Mummies

    The Tarim Mummies
    av J. P. Mallory

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500283721

    How did tartan-wearing Indo-Europeans come to be in Asia 2,000 years beforeWest and East admitted each other's existence? Describing their discovery of the Tarim Mummies and revealing the attempts of scientists to determine their ethnic identity, th…

  • Ancient China

    Ancient China
    av Emily Rose Oachs

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644871744

  • Mysteries of the Great Wall of China

    Mysteries of the Great Wall of China
    av Karen Kenney

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781512440133

    In August 2011, an expedition in the Gobi Desert region of Mongolia uncovered a long-forgotten section of the Great Wall of China. In 2015, nine new sections of the wall were located in northwest China. Researchers and archaeologists have worked for…

  • Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius (1000-250 BC)

    Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius (1000-250 BC)
    av Lothar von Falkenhausen

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745314

    Winner of the 2009 Society for American Archaeology Book Award Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius is based on the most up-to-date archaeological discoveries. It introduces new data, as well as new ways to think about them - modes of analysis th…

  • Civilizations of the World: Ancient China

    Civilizations of the World: Ancient China
    av Samantha S. Bell

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641858212

    Explores the history and culture of Ancient China. Eye-catching photos, fascinating sidebars, and a "Contributions" special feature guide readers through the rise and fall of this great civilization, focusing on the people and accomplishments that m…

  • Civilizations of the World: Ancient China

    Civilizations of the World: Ancient China
    av Samantha S. Bell

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641857529

    Explores the history and culture of Ancient China. Eye-catching photos, fascinating sidebars, and a "Contributions" special feature guide readers through the rise and fall of this great civilization, focusing on the people and accomplishments that m…

  • In Pursuit of the Great Peace

    In Pursuit of the Great Peace
    av Lu Zhao

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781438474915

  • The Ancient State of Puyo in Northeast Asia

    The Ancient State of Puyo in Northeast Asia
    av Mark E. Byington

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674737198

    Mark E. Byington explores the formation, history, and legacy of the ancient state of Puyo, which existed in central Manchuria from the third century BCE until the late fifth century CE. As the earliest archaeologically attested state to arise in nor…

  • Sources of Western Zhou History

    Sources of Western Zhou History
    av Edward L. Shaughnessy

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520070288

    The thousands of ritual bronze vessels discovered by China's archaeologists serve as the major documentary source for the Western Zhou dynasty (1045-771 B.C.). These vessels contain long inscriptions full of detail on subjects as diverse as the mili…

  • Liangzhu Culture

    Liangzhu Culture

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138557406

    The Liangzhu Culture (3,300-2,300 BC) represented the peak of prehistoric cultural and social development in the Yangtze Delta. With a wide sphere of influence centred near present-day Hangzhou City, Liangzhu City is considered one of the earliest u…

  • The Dragon and the Eagle

    The Dragon and the Eagle
    av Sunny Y. Auyang

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765643698

    This stimulating, uniquely organized, and wonderfully readable comparison of ancient Rome and China offers provocative insights to students and general readers of world history. The book's narrative is clear, completely jargon-free, strikingly indep…

  • The Dragon and the Eagle

    The Dragon and the Eagle
    av Sunny Y. Auyang

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765643704

    This stimulating, uniquely organized, and wonderfully readable comparison of ancient Rome and China offers provocative insights to students and general readers of world history. The book's narrative is clear, completely jargon-free, strikingly indep…