China between Empires: The Northern and Southern Dynasties by Mark Edward LEWIS,Timothy Brook

By Mark Edward LEWIS,Timothy Brook

After the cave in of the Han dynasty within the 3rd century CE, China divided alongside a north-south line. This booklet lines the adjustments that either underlay and resulted from this break up in a interval that observed the geographic redefinition of China, extra engagement with the surface international, major alterations to kin lifestyles, advancements within the literary and social arenas, and the creation of recent religions.

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