Distinguishing this book from other general introductory books on Chinese history, its contents have been arranged along a timeline, with the function of quick access highlighted by its innovative layout and a detailed index. For readers who wish to learn about the history of a specific period, the target contents are atyour fingertips, through the clear time indicators at the top of the pages. And for readers who want to look up specific events or figures, the Index guidesyou directly to the information you want. With this book, international readers will be given a clear vision of the major developments in Chinese history and culture.
Table of ContentsExplanatory Notes
List of Entries
Quick Access to Chinese History:From Ancient Times to the 21 st Century
Names and Places
Culture and Technology