Asian and African Empires

by Morris, Neil.

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Clairton Public Library Junior Non-Fiction J 973 M875
Location  Clairton Public Library
 
Collection  Junior Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 973 M875
 
 
Summary
A detailed overview of the civilizations, empires, and kingdoms of China, Japan, Korea, India, Southeast Asia, and Africa from the early 15th century to the end of the 18th century.
Contents
Introduction
Kingdoms and empires
Western and Northern Africa
Eastern, Central, and Southern Africa
The Ottoman decline
The Safavids and the Uzbeks
Origins of the Mughal decline
Dynasties and kingdoms of India
Islamic arts
The early Ming Dynasty
The Ming Empire
The early Qing Dynasty
Japan in the Muromachi period
The unification of Japan
Korea's Chosôn Dynasty
Cambodia, Burma, and Thailand
Indonesia, Malaysia, Laos, and Vietnam
Art and culture in East Asia
The European impact.

Additional Information
Series History (Zak Books (Firm))
Subjects Civilization -- History.
World history.
Civilization -- History -- Juvenile literature.
World history -- Juvenile literature.
History, Modern -- 15th century -- 16th century -- 17th century -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher [Mankato, Minn.] :Zak Books,2009
Edition Zak books ed.
Other Titles Asian and African empires :
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 48 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
ISBN 9788860981769
886098176X
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