This 11-volume set gathers together some key older titles on China’s history. Encompassing China’s political, economic, and cultural development, the books gathered here also deal with contacts with the West both ancient and modern.
Table of Contents
1. British Admirals and Chinese Pirates, 1832-1869 Grace Fox 2. China and the West: Society and Culture, 1815-1937 Jerome Ch'en 3. China's Courts and Concubines: Some People in Chinese History Bernard Llewellyn 4. Chinese Ideas of Life and Death: Faith, Myth and Reason in the Han Period (202 BC-AD 220) Michael Loewe 5. Crisis and Conflict in Han China, 104 BC to AD 9 Michael Loewe 6. Foreign Diplomacy in China, 1894-1900: A Study in Political and Economic Relations with China Philip Joseph 7. Fusang: Or, The Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century Charles G. Leland 8. The Government of China 1644-1911 Pao Chao Hsieh 9. The Imperial History of China: Being a History of the Empire as Compiled by the Chinese Historians J. MacGowan 10. Key Economic Areas in Chinese History: As Revealed in the Development of Public Works for Water-Control Ch'ao-ting Chi 11. The World and China, 1922-1972 John Gittings