SSUGSX - NEW BOOK
Ssu-ma Ch'ien; Nienhauser, W. ed: THE GRAND SCRIBE'S RECORDS VOLUME X. Volume X: The Memoirs of Han China, Part III. Bloomington, 2016. xxxii, 342 pp. 23x16 cm. Boards.
GBP 50.00
Covers the latter part of the reign of Emperor Wu of the Han (r.140-87 BC). Includes chapters on the Han attempts to conquer states bordering China, a long biography of the major literary figure Sima Xiangju, a further biography of Liu An, King of Huai'an (died 112 AD) plus narratives of ideal officials the Emperor championed.
Subjects: History
Can be ordered in, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 66 in printed List 187.
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