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Modern Far Eastern history

Vincent Cornelius Watson

Modern Far Eastern history

a study guide to be used with USAFI college course D467

by Vincent Cornelius Watson

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Published by Published for the U. S. Armed Forces Institute, Madison, Wis. by Rinehart in [New York] .
Written in English

  • East Asia -- History -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreene, Fred, joint author.
    LC ClassificationsDS513 .W3 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p.
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21003078M

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The History of East Asia encompasses the histories of China, Japan and Korea from prehistoric times to the present. East Asia is not uniform and each of its countries has a different national history, but scholars maintain that the region is also characterized by a distinct pattern of historical development.

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Home» Browse» Books» Book details, A History of the Modern and Contemporary Far. The history of the modern Far East is a study in comparative culture--the relation between one form of life and another.

In one sense this is not peculiar to the Far East. It may be that the West, too, is suffering from the impact of a new scheme of life on its traditional institutions, and that the modern history of the West, too, is a study.

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VINACKE, H.M. A HISTORY OF THE FAR EAST IN MODERN TIMES. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 8vo. Cloth, xx, pages. Edited by Harry Elmer Barnes of Smith College, this volume of The Borzoi Historical Series strives to eliminate the occidental psychosis so prevalent the Western thought.

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