Last Updated: Dec 9, 2014
What interests you? Remember, you'll be living with this topic for a while!
- Take a day or two to look at resources
- Read an encyclopedia or other short article.
- Browse books in the library.
- Is there enough information? Be sure you have at least one really good source.
- Is there too much information? You might need a strategy for picking just a few relevant sources.
Berkshire Encyclopedia of China
Publication Date: 2008-01-01
While these volumes include many articles about China's earliest history — going back 5,000 years and even further into the past — the Encyclopedia of China is focused mainly on the events, concepts, and people that matter today.
History Behind the Headlines
Publication Date: 2000-11-14
This series seeks to answer questions about current events in more depth than can be found in the media.
The Illustrated History of the World
Publication Date: 2002-02-28
Volume 5 of The Illustrated History of the World includes an overview of the history of India, Imperial China, and Japan.
Encyclopedia of China
Publication Date: 1998-01-01
Alphabetical entries representative of all aspects of the history and culture of China.
The New Encyclopaedia Britannica 2007
Publication Date: 2007-01-01
The gold standard of general encyclopedias, this set includes thousands of articles.
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