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CONTENTS PROLOGUE 3 CHAPTER 1: The Age of Confucius: The Genesis of History 31 CHAPTER 2: From the Warring States Period to the Han: The Formation and Maturation of Historiography 83 CHAPTER 3: The Age of Disunity: Proliferations and Variations of Historiography 171 CHAPTER 4: The Tang: The History Bureau and Its Critics 224 CHAPTER 5: The Song: Cultural Flourishing and the Blooming of Historiography 276 CHAPTER 6: The Jin and the Yuan: History and Legitimation in the Dynasties of Conquest 334 CHAPTER 7: The Ming: Flowering of Private Historiography and Its Innovations CHAPTER 8: The Qing: Histories and the Classics 433 EPILOGUE 497 NOTES 506 BIBLIOGRAPHY 510
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
China -- Historiography.
Historiography -- China -- History.