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Great Ages of Man: Ancient China by Edward…

Great Ages of Man: Ancient China (1967)

by Edward H. Schafer

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A good over-all history of the great civilization. From the Time-Life series Great Ages of Man. ( )
  JVioland | Jul 14, 2014 |
i didn't like this as much as the others. it seemed disorganized. no maps. lots of poetry and art ( )
  mahallett | Feb 2, 2009 |
Ancient China is another area of historical study that does not rank among my favorites, but the good people of Time-Life are adept at pushing past my reluctance and making me appreciate a bit more a complex people and history. Roughly from 2000 b.c. to 907 a.d. ( )
1 vote burnit99 | Feb 23, 2007 |
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Schafer, Edward H.primary authorall editionsconfirmed
Graham, Douglas BEditorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Krieger, LeonardConsulting Editorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Yang, Lien-ShengIntroductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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In 481 B.C. the lord Szu-ma Niu was driven by rival barons from his fief, one of the many walled towns of northern China, and he set forth on a long journey to the south in search of a new landholding.
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The author of THE GREAT AGES OF MAN volume Ancient China is Edward H. Schafer, rather than Douglas B. Graham (the production editor).
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