Medieval China

Literati Storytelling in Late Medieval China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 22, 2016
Literati Storytelling in Late Medieval China

Manling Luo, "Literati Storytelling in Late Medieval China"
2016 | ISBN-10: 0295994142, 0295994150 | 240 pages | PDF, EPUB | 6 MB

Urbanization in Early and Medieval China: Gazetteers for the City of Suzhou  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 6, 2016
Urbanization in Early and Medieval China: Gazetteers for the City of Suzhou

Urbanization in Early and Medieval China: Gazetteers for the City of Suzhou by Olivia Milburn
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0295994606 | 400 pages | PDF | 8,9 MB

Food and Environment in Early and Medieval China  

Posted by interes at Feb. 14, 2016
Food and Environment in Early and Medieval China

Food and Environment in Early and Medieval China (Encounters with Asia) by E. N. Anderson
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0812246381 | 352 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Timothy M. Davis, "Entombed Epigraphy and Commemorative Culture in Early Medieval China: A History of Early Muzhiming"

Timothy M. Davis, "Entombed Epigraphy and Commemorative Culture in Early Medieval China: A History of Early Muzhiming"
Publisher: Brill | 2015 | ISBN: 9004306412 | English | PDF | 414 pages | 6.9 Mb

In Entombed Epigraphy and Commemorative Culture Timothy M. Davis presents a history of early muzhiming—the most versatile and persistent commemorative form employed in the elite burials of pre-modern China. …

Early Medieval China: A Sourcebook  

Posted by insetes at Dec. 28, 2015
Early Medieval China: A Sourcebook

Early Medieval China: A Sourcebook By Wendy Swartz, Robert Ford Campany, Yang Lu, Jessey Choo
2014 | 832 Pages | ISBN: 0231159870 , 0231159862 | PDF | 5 MB

Historical Dictionary of Medieval China [Repost]  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 20, 2015
Historical Dictionary of Medieval China [Repost]

Historical Dictionary of Medieval China by Victor Cunrui Xiong
English | 16 Jan. 2009 | ISBN: 0810860538, 0810862581 | 850 Pages | PDF | 26 MB

The Historical Dictionary of Medieval China fills an urgent need for a standard reference tailored to the interest of Western academics and readers.
Great Clarity: Daoism and Alchemy in Early Medieval China [Repost]

Great Clarity: Daoism and Alchemy in Early Medieval China by Fabrizio Pregadio
English | 1 Sept. 2005 | ISBN: 0804751773 | 387 Pages | PDF | 41 MB

This is the first book to examine extensively the religious aspects of Chinese alchemy. Its main focus is the relation of alchemy to the Daoist traditions of the early medieval period (third to sixth centuries).
Spirit and Self in Medieval China: The Shih-Shuo Hsin-Yu and Its Legacy

Spirit and Self in Medieval China: The Shih-Shuo Hsin-Yu and Its Legacy by Nanxiu Qian
English | July 2001 | ISBN: 0824823095 | 520 Pages | PDF | 3.86 MB

The "Shih-shuo hsin-yu", conventionally translated as "A New Account of Tales of the World", is one of the most significant works in the entire Chinese literary tradition.

Philosophy and Religion in Early Medieval China  

Posted by DZ123 at May 23, 2015
Philosophy and Religion in Early Medieval China

Alan K. L. Chan, Yuet-keung Lo, "Philosophy and Religion in Early Medieval China"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1438431872 | PDF | pages: 384 | 2,5 mb
Making Transcendents: Ascetics and Social Memory in Early Medieval China by Robert Ford Campany

Making Transcendents: Ascetics and Social Memory in Early Medieval China by Robert Ford Campany
English | May 2009 | ISBN: 0824833333 | 321 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

By the middle of the third century B.C.E. in China there were individuals who sought to become transcendents (xian)–deathless, godlike beings endowed with supernormal powers. This quest for transcendence became a major form of religious expression and helped lay the foundation on which the first Daoist religion was built.