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story pdf china epub The Story epub The Story of China PDFA learned wise wonderfully written single volume history of a civilisation that I knew I should knowabout Tom Holland Masterful and engrossingwell paced eminently readable and well timed A must read for those who want and need to know about the China of yesterday today and tomorrow Peter FrankopanChinas story is extraordinarily rich and dramatic Now Michael Wood one of the UKs pre eminent historians brings it all together in a major new one volume history of China that is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand its burgeoning role in our world today China is the oldest living civilisation on earth but its history is still surprisingly little known in the wider world Michael Woods sparkling narrative which mingles the grand sweep with local and personal stories woven together with the authors own travel journals is an enthralling account of Chinas 4000 year old tradition taking in life stationed on the Great Wall or inside the Forbidden City The story is enriched with the latest archaeological and documentary discoveries; correspondence and court cases going back to the in and Han dynasties; family letters from soldiers in the real life Terracotta Army; stories from Silk Road merchants and Buddhist travellers along with memoirs and diaries of emperors poets and peasants In the modern era the book is full of new insights with the electrifying manifestos of the feminist revolutionaries iu Jin and He Zhen extraordinary eye witness accounts of the Japanese invasion the Great Famine and the Cultural Revolution under Chairman Mao and fascinating newly published sources for the great turning points in Chinas modern history including the Tiananmen Suare crisis of 1989 and the new order of President Xi Jinping A compelling portrait of a single civilisation over an immense period of time the book is full of intimate detail and colourful voices taking us from the desolate Mongolian steppes to the ultra modern world of Beijing Shanghai and Hong Kong It also asks what were the forces that have kept China together for so long? Why was China overtaken by the west after the 18th century? What lies behind Chinas extraordinary rise today?The Story of China tells a thrilling story of intense drama fabulous creativity and deep humanity; a portrait of a country that will be of the greatest importance to the world in the twenty first century.

A learned wise wonderfully written single volume history of a civilisation that I knew I should knowabout Tom Holland Masterful and engrossingwell paced eminently readable and well timed A must read for those who want and need to know about the China of yesterday today and tomorrow Peter FrankopanChinas story is extraordinarily rich and dramatic Now Michael Wood one of the UKs pre eminent historians brings it all together in a major new one volume history of China that is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand its burgeoning role in our world today China is the oldest living civilisation on earth but its history is still surprisingly little known in the wider world Michael Woods sparkling narrative which mingles the grand sweep with local and personal stories woven together with the authors own travel journals is an enthralling account of Chinas 4000 year old tradition taking in life stationed on the Great Wall or inside the Forbidden City The story is enriched with the latest archaeological and documentary discoveries; correspondence and court cases going back to the in and Han dynasties; family letters from soldiers in the real life Terracotta Army; stories from Silk Road merchants and Buddhist travellers along with memoirs and diaries of emperors poets and peasants In the modern era the book is full of new insights with the electrifying manifestos of the feminist revolutionaries iu Jin and He Zhen extraordinary eye witness accounts of the Japanese invasion the Great Famine and the Cultural Revolution under Chairman Mao and fascinating newly published sources for the great turning points in Chinas modern history including the Tiananmen Suare crisis of 1989 and the new order of President Xi Jinping A compelling portrait of a single civilisation over an immense period of time the book is full of intimate detail and colourful voices taking us from the desolate Mongolian steppes to the ultra modern world of Beijing Shanghai and Hong Kong It also asks what were the forces that have kept China together for so long? Why was China overtaken by the west after the 18th century? What lies behind Chinas extraordinary rise today?The Story of China tells a thrilling story of intense drama fabulous creativity and deep humanity; a portrait of a country that will be of the greatest importance to the world in the twenty first century.

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