Highlights of the History of Eastern Asia
Readings in the histories of China, Japan, Indo-China, and eastern Asia as a whole by some of the greatest writers.
Some Years listed below are approximate.
|660 BC||Japan’s First Emperor||Sir Edward Reed|
|500 BC||Confucius||Robert K. Douglas|
|200 BC||Tartars Invade China 200 BC||Demetrius Charles Boulger|
|1281||Japan Repels The Mongols||Edward H. Parker| |Marco Polo|
|1549||Christianity Introduced Into Japan||John H. Gubbins|
|1581||The Cossacks Conquer Siberia||Nikolay M. Karamzin|
|1867||The New Japan||Yoshitami Sannomiya| |Tokiwo Yokio| |Ito Hirobumi|
|1894||The Sino-Japanese War of 1894||J. MacGowan| |Jurichi Inouye|
|1912||The Chinese Revolution of 1912||Robert Machray, Reginald F. Johnston, and Tai-Chi Quo|
|1912||Militarism Before World War I||Norman Angell| |Sir Max Waechter.|
|1942||Marines Land on Guadalcanal||Henry I. Shaw, Jr.|
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