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China in the light of history

Ernst Faber

China in the light of history

by Ernst Faber

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Published by American Presbyterian mission press in Shanghai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Confucianism,
  • China -- History,
  • China -- Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rev. Ernst Faber, tr. from the German by E.M.H., with appendix: a missionary view of Confucianism
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 67 p.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18006034M

    The history of Chinese literature extends thousands of years, from the earliest recorded dynastic court archives to the mature vernacular fiction novels that arose during the Ming dynasty to entertain the masses of literate Chinese. The introduction of widespread woodblock printing during the Tang dynasty (–) and the invention of movable type printing by Bi Sheng (–) during Simplified Chinese: 中国文学.   Werbel's new book Lessons from China: (and the reader) to view American history in a new light. In their analysis of Fredrick Douglass' autobiography, for example, many students shared the Author: David Caragliano.

    Other articles where Burning of the books is discussed: Mao Chang: dynasty (– bc), a massive burning of books took place in which most copies of the Confucian classics were destroyed. After the founding of the Han dynasty ( bc–ad ), an intensive campaign was undertaken to replace the classics; older scholars who had memorized these works in their entirety provided. Zhonghua Book Company Beijing, China. The company was founded in Shanghai in as the Chung Hwa Book Co., Ltd. (上海中華書局有限公司) by Lufei Kui, a former manager of the Commercial Press, another Shanghai-based publisher that had been .

      In To Live, China's leading novelist, Yu Hua, captures the trauma and private tragedies that the Chinese nation endured during the Mao period by telling the story of one family. The movie based on the novel was a hit in China and abroad, but the original story is more powerful. Out of Mao's Shadow: The Struggle for the Soul of a New China. By Author: Minxin Pei.   A New Literary History of Modern China stands far apart from the standard state-of-the-field collection. The publication of this book, with its range and breadth of scholarship, is an event without precedent in the field of modern Chinese literary : Harvard.


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