In this highly illustrated book, a team of internationally renowned scholars surveys the greatest of Asia's empires from 800AD to the mid-20th century, from the Far East to the fringes of Europe. The Great Empires of Asia shows how those seven empires played a key role in forming today's global civilization. Illuminated by maps showing the growth of each empire and lists of key events, this book will be of interest to students, historians and everybody concerned with understanding the role of Asia in today's world.
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Jim Masselos is an Honorary Reader in the History Department of the University of Sydney and a founding member of both the Asian Arts Society of Australia and the South Asian Studies Association of Australia. His many books include The City in Action: Bombay Struggles for Power and (as co-author) Dancing to the Flute: Music and Dance in Indian Art.Review:
“This photo-heavy tome should prove of use to [readers].” (T. S. Munson Choice 2011-09-02)
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Book Description Thames & Hudson, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0500251681