The Civilization Of China

The Civilization Of China

by Herbert A. Giles
     
 

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Herbert Allen Giles (8 December 1845 - 13 February 1935) was a British diplomat and sinologist, educated at Charterhouse. He modified a Mandarin Chinese Romanization system earlier established by Thomas Wade, resulting in the widely known Wade-Giles Chinese transliteration system. Among his prolific works were translations of Confucius, Lao Tzu, Chuang Tzu, and the

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Herbert Allen Giles (8 December 1845 - 13 February 1935) was a British diplomat and sinologist, educated at Charterhouse. He modified a Mandarin Chinese Romanization system earlier established by Thomas Wade, resulting in the widely known Wade-Giles Chinese transliteration system. Among his prolific works were translations of Confucius, Lao Tzu, Chuang Tzu, and the first widely published Chinese-English dictionary.-wikipedia

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ISBN-13:
9788132004486
Publisher:
Tutis Digital Publishing Pvt. Ltd.
Publication date:
03/06/2008
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
0.59(w) x 9.21(h) x 6.14(d)

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