China Yesterday and To-Day. EDWARD THOMAS WILLIAMS.

China Yesterday and To-Day

New York. Crowell. 1927. Revised edition. Stock ID #158293

Colour folding map in rear pocket, folding plan, black and white photographic plates, xviii + 708pp, index, appendix, some pencilling, otherwise a very good bright copy.

Discusses the history and culture of China. Chapter headings include: The Family; Marriage and the Status of Women; The Farmer; The Village Republic; The City; The Craftsman; The Guilds; The Calendar and its Festivals; Confucius and his Teaching; Confucianism in the Home; Confucianism as a State Religion; Chinese Buddhism; Taoism; Early Foreign Intercourse; Opening the Gates of China; The Apotheosis of an American; Burlingame and Oriental Immigration; Spheres of Interest (includes Korea's Relationship to China; Murder of Korean Queen; The Boxer Rising); The Era of Reform; Setting up of the Republic; The Struggle for Democracy; Foreign Trade; Chinese Literature and new in this edition a chapter on Chinese Art.

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