Books by J.A.G. Roberts

A CONCISE HISTORY OF CHINA by J.A.G. Roberts
NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 1999

"A clear trail into a vast, lovely, alluring land. (10 maps)"
China specialist Roberts (Modern China: An Illustrated History, not reviewed, etc.) begins with the discovery of the remains of homo erectus nearly a half-million years old, proceeds through dynasties, uprisings, and revolutions, and ends with the Yangzi floods of 1998. Read full book review >