Ouyang Xiu; Davis, Richard trans: HISTORICAL RECORDS OF THE FIVE DYNASTIES. New York, 2004. 669 pp. 24x15 cm. Paper.
A translation of this important Chinese historical text written by the Song dynasty historian, Ouyang Xiu. The short-lived Five Dynasties period was from 907-960 AD in the interregnum between the fall of the Tang dynasty and the establishment of the Northern Song dynasty. Detailed and fascinating. Includes both the complex history of the period and biographies of major figures.
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 518 in printed List 189.
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