The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China

This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history of China from the founding of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) through to the present day.

The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China

This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history of China from the founding of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) through to the present day. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand this rising superpower on the verge of what promises to be the 'Chinese century'.

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The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history of China from the founding of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) through to the present day. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand this rising superpower on the verge of what promises to be the 'Chinese century'.
The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-26 - Publisher: Oxford Illustrated History

This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history of China during a period of dramatic shifts and surprising transformations, from the founding of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) through to the present day. The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China promises to be essential reading for anyone who wants to understand this
The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: James Raven
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In 14 original essays, this book reveals the history of books in all their various forms, from the ancient world to the digital present
The Oxford Illustrated History of the World
Language: en
Pages: 481
Authors: Felipe Fernández-Armesto
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Oxford Illustrated History

The Oxford Illustrated History of the World is the story of humanity itself, from earliest times to the present day, and the changes--good and bad--which have shaped our world.
The Oxford Illustrated History of World War Two
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Richard Overy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-09 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

World War Two was the most devastating conflict in recorded human history. It was both global in extent and total in character. It has understandably left a long and dark shadow across the decades. Yet it is three generations since hostilities formally ended in 1945 and the conflict is now