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A Short History of China free pdf An absorbing introduction to more than 4000 years of Chinese history, telling the stories of the tyrants, despots, femmes fatales, artists, warriors and philosophers who have shaped this fascinating and complex nation. It describes the amazing technological advances that her scientists and inventors made many hundreds of years before similar discoveries in Europe. It also investigates the Chinese view of the world and examines the movements, aspirations and philosophies that moulded it and, in so doing, created the Chinese nation.

About Gordon Kerr

Gordon Kerr is the author of "A Short History of Africa" and "A Short History of Europe."

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Author : Gordon Kerr
Publisher : Pocket Essentials
Data Published : 24 January 2013
ISBN : 1842439685
EAN : 9781842439685
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 162 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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