all ebooks in category: Korean History

Anarchism in Korea: Independence, Transnationalism, and the Question of National Development, 1919-1984
English | ISBN: 1438461674 | 2016 | 306 pages | PDF | 3 MB

A regional and transnational history of anarchism in Korea. This book provides a history of anarchism in Korea and challenges conventional views of Korean anarchism …

Foreign Friends: Syngman Rhee, American Exceptionalism, and the Division of Korea
2019 | ISBN: 0813177197 | English | 264 pages | PDF | 5 MB

The division of Korea in August 1945 was one of the most consequential foreign policy decisions of the twentieth century. Despite the enormous impact this …

History of Mathematical Sciences: Portugal and East Asia IV
English | 2012 | ISBN: 9814390437 | 340 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Missionaries, and in particular the Portuguese Assistancy of the Society of Jesus, played a fundamental role in the dissemination of Western scientific knowledge in East …

The Hermit King: The Dangerous Game of Kim Jong Un
English | November 5th, 2019 | ISBN: 1250202825 | 304 pages | EPUB | 7.50 MB

North Korea is poised at the crossroads of history. Which direction will its leader take? Throughout the world, oppressive regimes are being uprooted and replaced …

The Korean War: A History
English | July 27, 2010 | ISBN: 0679643575, ASIN: B0036S4B6W | EPUB/AZW3 | 320 pages | 5.2/4.2 MB

A BRACING ACCOUNT OF A WAR THAT IS EITHER MISUNDERSTOOD, FORGOTTEN, OR WILLFULLY IGNORED. For Americans, it was a discrete conflict lasting from 1950 to …

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The Origins of the Choson Dynasty
English | 2000 | ISBN: 0295993790, 0295979852 | 400 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Scholars have long held that Korea’s Choson dynasty (1392-1910) was established by a new socioeconomic class of scholar-officials of local-landlord origins who overthrew the capital-based …

Korea's Great Buddhist-Confucian Debate: The Treatises of Chŏng Tojŏn (Sambong) and Hamhŏ Tŭkt'ong (Kihwa)
English | May 31st, 2015 | ISBN: 0824853806 | 192 pages | EPUB | 1.25 MB

This volume makes available in English the seminal treatises in Korea's greatest interreligious debate of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. On Mind, Material Force, and …