The Story of China: The Epic History of a World Power from the Middle Kingdom to Mao and the China Dream

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$32.50  $30.23
Publisher
St. Martin's Press
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Pages
624
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.4 X 2.1 inches | 1.95 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781250202574

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About the Author

Michael Wood is a historian, filmmaker, and broadcaster who has written several bestselling books and made well over one hundred documentary films which are regularly seen on PBS. Some of these book-and-documentary projects include In Search of the Dark Ages, In Search of the Trojan War, and In the Footsteps of Alexander the Great. Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester, he is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts, the Royal Historical Society and the Society of Antiquaries. He recently received the British Academy President's Medal for services to history and outreach.

Reviews

"Deeply researched and energetically written, this immersive account is a worthy introduction to the vast sweep of Chinese history and culture." --Kirkus Reviews