Chronicle of the Chinese Emperors: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Imperial China

Chronicle of the Chinese Emperors: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Imperial China

by Ann Paludan, Toby A. Wilkinson
     
 

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Spanning over 2000 years, from the great First Emperor, buried with his terracotta army in the 3rd Century BC, to the last emperor, enthroned in the Forbidden City in 1911, this book details the lives and personalities of all 157 Chinese emperors.

Overview

Spanning over 2000 years, from the great First Emperor, buried with his terracotta army in the 3rd Century BC, to the last emperor, enthroned in the Forbidden City in 1911, this book details the lives and personalities of all 157 Chinese emperors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780500050903
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,274,660
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.23(h) x 0.97(d)

Meet the Author

Ann Paludan lived in Beijing from 1972 to 1976, and returns there regularly. Her other books include The Imperial Ming Tombs and The Chinese Spirit Road. She lives in England.

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