Monday, January 07, 2008

New Books on East Asian Culture and History!

Through a grant provided by the National Consortium on Teaching about Asia, the library has purchased 10 new books. These books address East Asian History, including China, Japan and Korea. Below is the list of books. They are all on display in the library. Please come check them out!

Chronicle of the Chinese emperors : the reign-by-reign record of the rulers of imperial China by Paludan, Ann, 1928- - Thames and Hudson, 1998.

The early Chinese empires : Qin and Han by Lewis, Mark Edward, 1954- - Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007.

East Asia by Phillips, Douglas A. - Chelsea House Publishers, c2006.

Empire in the east : the story of Genghis Khan by Rice, Earle. - Morgan Reynolds Pub., c2005.

The enduring legacy of ancient China : primary source lessons for teachers and students by - Cheng & Tsui, c2006.

Everlasting flower : a history of Korea by Pratt, Keith L. - Reaktion Books, 2006.

Famous people of China by Liao, Yan. - Mason Crest Publishers, c2006.

Genghis Khan's Mongol empire by Streissguth, Thomas, 1958- - Lucent Books , Thomson/Gale, c2006.

Japan : a primary source cultural guide by Greene, Meg. - PowerPlus Books, 2005.

Korea's place in the sun : a modern history by Cumings, Bruce, 1943- - W.W. Norton, 2005.

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