all ebooks in category: Ancient Chinese History (9)

Festivals, Feasts, and Gender Relations in Ancient China and Greece
English | ISBN: 0521197627, 1107665507 | 2010 | 373 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Ancient China and Greece are two classical civilizations that have exerted far-reaching influence in numerous areas of human experience and are often invoked as the …

Chinese Symbolism & Art Motifs Fourth Revised Edition
English | March 6, 2006 | ISBN: 0804850070 | 448 pages | PDF | 8.56 Mb

Written with reader accessibility in mind, this comprehensive handbook of symbolism in Chinese art and culture will be an invaluable resource for any student of …

Did Ancient Chinese Explore America? My Journey Through the Rocky Mountains to Find Answers
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1611530806 | 180 pages | EPUB | 32 MB

Did Ancient Chinese Explore America? My Journey Through the Rocky Mountains to Find Answers A Chinese classic, the Shan Hai Jing, reportedly from 2000 BC …

Concubinage and Servitude in Late Imperial China
English | ISBN: 0739145142 | 2014 | 396 pages | PDF | 3 MB

In the long course of late imperial Chinese history, servants and concubines formed a vast social stratum in the hinterland along the Grand Canal, particularly …

The Essence of War: Leadership And Strategy From The Chinese Military Classics
English | May 12, 2004 | ISBN: 0813390494 | EPUB | 332 pages | 0.3 MB

From antiquity, the history of China has been marked by invading tribes, warring states, and popular uprisings. This heritage of conflict produced a body of …

The Roman Empire and the Silk Routes: The Ancient World Economy & the Empires of Parthia, Central Asia & Han China
English | February 20th, 2019 | ISBN: 1473833744 | 288 pages | EPUB (True/Retail Copy) | 8.22 MB

A fascinating history of the intricate web of trade routes connecting ancient Rome to Eastern civilizations, including its powerful rival, the Han Empire. The Roman …

A Short History of China: From Ancient Dynasties to Economic Powerhouse
English | ISBN: 1842439685 | 160 pages | EPUB | September 1, 2013 | 0.27 Mb

An absorbing introduction to more than 4,000 years of Chinese history, this book tells the stories of the tyrants, despots, femmes fatales, artists, warriors, and …

Point of Origin: Gobekli Tepe and the Spiritual Matrix for the World’s Cosmologies
English | ISBN: 1620554445 | 2015 | EPUB | 224 pages | 1.2 MB

How could multiple ancient cultures, spanning both years and geography, have strikingly similar creation myths and cosmologies? Why do the Dogon of Africa and the …

The Essence and Applications of Taijiquan
English | ISBN: 1556435452 | March 2, 2005 | EPUB | 160 pages | 10 MB

The publication in 1934 of Yang Chengfu's book, Essence and Applications of Taijiquan (Taijiquan Tiyong Quanshu) marked a milestone in the modern evolution of the …