Provides information on the social and cultural history of China through a collection of documents, including popular stories, descriptions of local customs, contracts, and essays that reveal how ordinary people thought, and includes translations of philosophical and religious texts, and historical accounts of great events.
The classical period -- The Qin and Han dynasties -- The era of division and the Tang dynasty -- The song and Yuan dynasties -- The Ming dynasty -- The Qing dynasty -- The early twentieth century -- The people's republic
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