Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2016

448 Pages | 136 colour and b/w illus.; 10 maps

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199683758

Bookseller Code (02)

The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China

Edited by Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom

Oxford Illustrated History

  • Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand this rising superpower on the verge of what promises to be the "Chinese century"
  • The history of modern China, from the rise of the Qing Dynasty through to the 21st century
  • Contains over 100 extravagant images exploring this period of China's dramatic shifts and surprising transformations