Published October 1, 1999
by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||279|
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The Chan's Great Continent 作者: Jonathan D. Spence 出版社: Penguin Books Ltd 副标题: China in Western Minds (Allen Lane History) 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装帧: Paperback ISBN: Author: Jonathan D. Spence. "Like everything else written by Jonathan Spence, The Chan's Great Continent is an absolute must-read for anyone interested in China. Spence is one of the greatest Sinologists of our time, and his work is both authoritative and highly readable."/10(15). the chan's great continent的书评 (全部 17 条) 热门 / 最新 / 好友 左页 广西师范大学出版社版. A brilliant account of seven centuries of the Western fascination with China, told by one of America's greatest, and most prolific, historians of China. Spence (Yale; The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci, ; The Search for Modern China, ; etc.) is a confident and experienced enough historian to admit what he doesnt know; here he doesnt know why Author: Jonathan D. Spence.
A wonderful book. A brilliant account of seven centuries of the Western fascination with China, told by one of America's greatest, and most prolific, historians of China. The Chan's Great Continent: China in Western Minds | Jonathan D. Spence | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Originally published: U.S.: W.W. Norton, ; London: Allen Lane, Includes bibliographical references and index In The Chan's Great Continent Jonathan Spence sets out to explore the intricacies of western attitudes as they have developed over centuries of trade, conflict and sometimes edgy co-existencePages: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: The vastness of China and the antiquity of its culture have both fascinated and troubled the West since their earliest contacts.