From the Publisher
This accessible text offers a comprehensive history of China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam, including coverage of everyday life, women and gender-related issues, and the environment–topics often neglected in other texts. Throughout his distinguished career, author Rhoads Murphey has inspired within students an appreciation for the r...
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Provides a comprehensive history of East Asia, incorporating the most recent scholarship.China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam.Readers interested in learning about the history and development of East Asia.