all ebooks in category: Historical China Biographies

Yuan Shikai : A Reappraisal
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0774837780 | 332 Pages | PDF | 1.76 MB

Yuan Shikai (1859–1916) has been both hailed as China's George Washington for his role in the country's transition from empire to republic and condemned as …

A Portrait of Five Dynasties China: From the Memoirs of Wang Renyu (880-956)
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199670684 | 320 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The anecdotal literature of late-medieval China is not unknown, but it is under-used. Glen Dudbridge explores two collections of anecdotal memoirs to construct an intimate …

Genghis Khan: Life, Death, and Resurrection
2005 | ISBN: 0312314442, 0593050444, 0312366248 | English | 400 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

Genghis Khan is one of history's immortals, alive in memory as a scourge, hero, military genius and demi-god. To Muslims, Russians and westerners, he is …