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A military history of China

A military history of China

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Published by Westview in Boulder, Colo, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History, Military

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David A. Graff and Robin Higham
    ContributionsGraff, David A, Higham, Robin D. S
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 316 p. :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17047714M
    ISBN 100813339901

      Ancient Chinese Military & Warfare China had a great need for a powerful military. Not only were armies needed to control the vast territories of China and to defeat internal rivals, but ancient China was also surrounded by potential China's history dates back thousands of years and includes numerous wars and battles. Learn about the ancient Chinese soldiers, leaders, and means of warfare in this ://

    Through this 5, year timeline of Chinese History, you will discover the rich culture and historical milestones that China has. This country has a unique & rich history and people of China are very proud of it. Most Chinese histories are mind-numbingly boring which provide way too much detail for the average Zhou. This is not one of :// The Best History Books of All Time Alexander: image by Ruthven It includes texts on the most important topics in human history and has works of women's history, political history, diplomatic history, social history, cultural history, economic history, intellectual history, micro history, sexual history, military history, religious history

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