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|Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
In 135 entries, ranging from 1,000 to 8,000 words and written by some of the world’s leading China scholars, the Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography takes the reader from the important (even if possibly mythological) figures of ancient China to Communist leaders Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. It makes the entire span of Chinese history manageable by introducing the reader to the lives and times of emperors, politicians, poets, writers, artists, scientists, explorers, and philosophers who have shaped and transformed China over the course of five thousand years.Order Now
|Berkshire China Essentials. Education in China: Educational History, Models, and Initiatives|
|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China: Modern and Historic Views of the World’s Newest and Oldest Global PowerThe Berkshire Encyclopedia of China provides unrivaled insight into Chinese history and culture today in nearly a thousand fascinating articles that include everything from “Adoption” and “Banking” to “Wound Literature” and “Zhou Dynasty.”Order Title | Awards|
|China Gold: China’s Quest for Global Power and Olympic Glory A brilliant, beautifully illustrated guide to Chinese sports and an easy way to get to know China as it steps boldly onto the world stage—not only in sports but in business, science, and technology.|
|This Is China : The First 5,000 Years
This Is China contains, in brief, everything we need to know about 5,000 years of history, 30 years of “opening,” and a future that promises to shape the 21st century for all of us. Drawn from the vast resources of the Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, this concise 120-page book is recommended for classroom use, curriculum development, and student review.Order Title
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