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Major Works: Asian History

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 71 new and published major works in the subject of Asian History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. The Chinese Overseas Vol 1

    Edited by Hong Liu

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The Chinese Overseas Vol 2

    Edited by Hong Liu

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  3. The Chinese Overseas Vol 3

    Edited by Hong Liu

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Chinese Overseas Vol 4

    Edited by Hong Liu

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Don Juan of Persia

    A Shi'ah Catholic 1560-1604

    Edited by G. Le Strange

    First published in 1926. Don Juan was a Persian Moslem who became a Spanish Roman Catholic. His description of Persia and his account of the wars waged by the Persians during the sixteenth century considerably add to modern day knowledge of the history of the period. The book describes the Safavi...

    Published October 21st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Akbar and the Jesuits

    An Account of the Jesuit Missions to the Court of Akbar

    By Father Pierre du Jarric Jarric

    First published in 1926.'These documents are full of intimate interest' Times Literary Supplement'A serious and intensely interesting piece of work' The GuardianThe Jesuit missionaries were some of the earliest Europeans to find their way into the Mogul empire in the sixteenth century. Spending...

    Published October 21st 2004 by Routledge

  7. Five Letters 1519-1526

    By Hernando Cortés

    First published in 1928.'These letters, well edited tell of a great conqueror, fighting for God and his king, and reveal the might proportions of the truly Elizabethan character that was Hernando Cortés.' Times Literary Supplement.Cortés's letters to the Emperor from Mexico are half-letters,...

    Published October 21st 2004 by Routledge

  8. South East Asia

    Colonial History

    Edited by Paul H. Kratoska

    The six volumes that make up this set provide an overview of colonialism in South East Asia. The first volume deals with Portuguese, Spanish and Dutch Imperialism before 1800, the second with empire-building during the Nineteenth Century, and the third with the imperial heyday in the early...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Representing India

    Indian Culture and Imperial Control in Eighteenth-Century British Orientalist Discourse

    Edited by Michael Franklin

    Series: Colonial Encounters

    This set demonstrates the simultaneous appearance of colonialist and anti-imperialist rhetoric in the same text, highlighting the raw edge given to the transitional nature of the colonial project in this period. The texts:* represent central documents in the emergence of modern Indology*...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Triad Societies:Western Accounts 6 volumes

    By Kingsley Bolton

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

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