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Author Holcombe, Charles, 1956-

Title A history of East Asia : from the origins of civilization to the twenty-first century / Charles Holcombe

Publ Info New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Lincoln  DS511 .H65 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DS511 .H65 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  DS511 H65 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xxiv, 430 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: What is East Asia? -- The origins of civilization in East Asia -- The formative era -- The age of cosmopolitanism -- The creation of a community : China, Korea, and Japan (7th-10th centuries) -- Mature independent trajectories (10th-16th centuries) -- Early-modern East Asia (16th-18th centuries) -- The nineteenth-century encounter of civilizations -- The age of Westernization (1900-1929) -- The dark valley (1930-1945) -- Japan since 1945 -- Korea since 1945 -- China since 1945 -- Afterword
LC subject East Asia -- History
East Asia -- Civilization
ISBN 9780521515955 (hardback)
0521515955 (hardback)
9780521731645 (pbk.)
052173164X (pbk.)