A Glossary of Reference on Subjects Connected with the Far East

A Glossary of Reference on Subjects Connected with the Far East

by Herbert A. Giles
     
 

Designed primarily as a key to an understanding of the terms and terminology employed in Anglo-Chinese society at the turn of the twentieth century. Subjects as diverse as the origin of words (such as Amok and Chop), practices such as footbinding, consideration of the thoughts of Confucius, and many other items of interest and information.See more details below

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Designed primarily as a key to an understanding of the terms and terminology employed in Anglo-Chinese society at the turn of the twentieth century. Subjects as diverse as the origin of words (such as Amok and Chop), practices such as footbinding, consideration of the thoughts of Confucius, and many other items of interest and information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874715101
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/1974
Pages:
328

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