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Records of the grand historian of China.

Sima Qian

Records of the grand historian of China.

by Sima Qian

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated from the Shih chi of Ssu-ma Ch"ie by Burton Watson.
      SeriesRecords of civilization: sources and studies,, no. 65, UNESCO collection of representative works: Chinese series
      ContributionsWatson, Burton, 1925-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS748 .S7453
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5800164M
      LC Control Number60013348
      OCLC/WorldCa411936

        Sima Qian (?? BCE) was the first major Chinese historian. His Shiji, or Records of the Grand Historian, documents the history of China and its neighboring countries from the ancient past to his own time. These three volumes cover the Qin and Han dynasties. show more/5().   Records of the Grand Historian - Ebook written by Qian Sima. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Records of the Grand Historian/5(3).

      Sima Qian (?? BCE) was the first major Chinese historian. His Shiji, or Records of the Grand Historian, documents the history of China and its neighboring countries from the ancient past to his own time. These three volumes cover the Qin and Han dynasties.   Records of the Grand Historian. Han Dynasty, Volume 2, revised edition. Sima Qian. Translated by Burton Watson. Columbia University Press.

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Author: Chʻien Ssu-ma,Qian Sima; Publisher: Columbia Asian Studies ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» "To 18 chapters and a brief excerpt dealing with the Han dynasty and published earlier in Records of the Grand Historian of China (2 vols., ) are here added five chapters pertaining to the preceding Chou and Ch'in dynasties.

Nach den Kapiteln über die Qin-Dynastie, die im ersten Band der Übersetzungen des Shiji von Burton Watson gesammelt sind (Records of the Grand Historian: Sima Qian), finden sich in diesem vorliegenden Band der erste Teil der Kapitel, die sich mit dem Untergang der Qin und dem Aufstieg der Han auch schon beim Qin-Band wechseln sich etwas mühselige Kalendereinträge ab mit /5(15).

Sima Qian (?. BCE) was the first major Chinese historian. His Shiji, or Records of the Grand Historian, documents the history of China and its neighboring countries from the ancient past to his own time.

These three volumes cover the Qin and Han dynasties/5. In today's China, Sima Qian's book, The Records of the Grand Historian, is regarded as the grandest history of them all. What Herodotus is to Europeans, so Sima Qian is to Chinese.

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Learn about Author Central. Qian Sima (Author), Burton Watson (Translator) out of 5 Cited by: The Records of the Grand Historian (Chinese: Tàishǐgōng shū 太史公書), now known as the Shǐjì 史記 – (Scribe's records), is a monumental history of ancient China and the world finished around BC by the Han dynasty official Sima Qian after having been started by his father, Sima Tan, Grand Astrologer to the imperial work covers the world as it was then known to the Author: Sima Qian.

Shiji, (Chinese: “Historical Records”)Wade-Giles romanization Shih-chi, early history of China written about 85 bce by Sima Qian.A two-volume English translation, Records of the Grand Historian of China, was published in A masterpiece that took 18 years to produce, the Shiji deals with major events and personalities of about 2, years (down to the author’s time), comprising Records of the grand historian of China.

New York, Columbia University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Sima, Qian, approximately approximately 86 B.C. Records of the grand historian of China. New York, Columbia University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Qian Sima; Burton Watson.

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Records Of The Grand Historian Qin Dynasty Book also available for. Full text of "Records Of The Grand Historian Of China" See other formats. His Records of the Grand Historian chronicles the history of China and much of the adjacent world from the remote past to his own time.

These three volumes contain a new translation of the history of the Qin dynasty ( BC) and a revised version of the Han dynasty (from. Buy Records of the Grand Historian: Sima Qian 3rd ed.

by Sima, Qian (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(20). The Records of the Grand Historian, also known by its Chinese name Shiji, is a monumental history of ancient China and the world finished around 94 BC by the Han dynasty official Sima Qian after having been started by his father, Sima Tan, Grand Astrologer to the imperial work covers the world as it was then known to the Chinese and a year period from the age of the legendary.

In all, the Records is aboutChinese characters long, making it four times longer than Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War, and longer than the Old Testament. [1] [2] Sima Qian organized the chapters of Records of the Grand Historian into five categories, each comprising a section of the book: Annals, Tables, Treatises.

Get this from a library. Records of the Grand Historian Qin dynasty. [Qian Sima; Burton Watson] -- This volume of the history of the Han dynasty consists of chapters dealing principally with the reign of Emperor Wu, one of the most energetic and strong-willed of China's Rulers.

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Records of the Grand Historian by Sima Qian Book of Han by Ban historian of the Han Dynasty imperial court. Simas lifetime contribution was the publication of.

Shi Ji The Grand Scribes Records, the. Records.a link is made to the metadata record in Durham E File Size: 52KB. Pub Date: May ISBN: Pages.

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The Records of the Grand Historian, also known in English by the Chinese name Shijiwritten from BC to 91 BC, was the magnum opus of Sima Qian, in which he recounted Chinese history from the time of the Yellow Emperor until his own time.Buy Records of the Grand Historian: Han Dynasty I 3rd ed.

by Sima, Qian (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15).Records of the Grand Historian of China: Han Dynasty II Sima Qian, Burton Watson This second volume of the history of the Han dynasty consists of chapters dealing principally with the reign of Emperor Wu, one of the most energetic and strong-willed of China's Rulers.