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Lexicon of Reconstructed Pronunciation
Language: en
Pages: 495
Authors: Edwin G. Pulleyblank
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: UBC Press

Known for his pioneering work in Chinese historical phonetics, Edwin Pulleyblank has compiled this Lexicon to present in convenient dictionary form the result of his researches on the phonology of Middle Chinese and its evolution to Mandarin. The Lexicon complements Pulleyblank's earlier book, Middle Chinese, by providing reconstructed pronunciation for
Lexicon of reconstructed pronunciation in Early Middle, Late Middle chinese and in mandarin
Language: en
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Authors: Edwin G. Pulleyblank
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

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Chinese History
Language: en
Pages: 1181
Authors: Endymion Porter Wilkinson, Scholar and Diplomat (Eu Ambassador to China 1994-2001) Endymion Wilkinson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Harvard Univ Asia Center

Endymion Wilkinson's bestselling manual of Chinese history has long been an indispensable guide to all those interested in the civilization and history of China. In this latest edition, now in a bigger format, its scope has been dramatically enlarged by the addition of one million words of new text. Twelve
History of Technology
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Ian Inkster
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The technical problems confronting different societies and periods and the measures taken to solve them form the concern of this annual collection of essays. It deals with the history of technical discovery and change and explores the relationship of technology to other aspects of life - social, cultural and economic
The Lineaments of Islam
Language: en
Pages: 508
Authors: Paul Cobb
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-22 - Publisher: BRILL

In honor of Fred M. Donner's distinguished career as an interpreter of early Islam, this volume collects more than a dozen studies by his students. They range over a wide array of sub-fields in Islamic studies, including Islamic history, historiography, Islamic law, Qur'anic studies and Islamic aracheology.