Ancient China (EALC 415/ 615): Books

Research resources cover ancient China from Shang dynasty to Han and basic research skills.

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Paul Goldin Bibliographies (U. Penn) with author's permission

Very useful bibliograprhies for research in Chinese history. All in PDF format, compiled by Dr. Paul R. Goldin from his U Penn web site. First link points to the web site and the other links are bibliographies.

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