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Heaven's Empires
Heaven's Empires

Heaven's Empires

James Palmer
pubblicato da Head of Zeus

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James Palmer's book begins with wars fought by chariots on the plains 3000 years ago and ends with the reassertion of Chinese imperial power under Xi Jinping. This is a narrative of great empires rising and falling, of astonishingly beautiful art and technological genius. China became, in some places and at some times, 'modern' a long time before the rest of the world.

Each of the chapters is a great read and each has a narrative arc and a central character. Each has strong dramatic scenes, and makes even the most horrific events explicable, if not necessarily forgivable.

But while each chapter is a story in itself, they build into and onto each other, reinforcing historical themes and calling back and forth in time.

And this isn't just a book about China, it's also a book about Mongolia and Korea and Vietnam and Kazakhstan and Tibet and England and America, because China's history is the world's history.

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Generi Storia e Biografie » Storia dell'Asia

Editore Head Of Zeus

Formato Ebook (senza DRM)

Pubblicato 14/04/2022

Lingua Inglese

EAN-13 9781784977061

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