The Great Empires of Asia
How Asias Mighty Empires Challenged the World
written by Jim Masselos
Thames and Hudson | ISBN 9780500251683
Hardback – 240 pages
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In this highly illustrated book, a team of internationally renowned scholars surveys the greatest of Asia's empires from 800 AD to the mid-20th century, from the Far East to the fringes of Europe. "The Great Empires of Asia" shows how those seven empires played a key role in forming todays global civilization. Illuminated by maps showing the growth of each empire and lists of key events, this book will be of interest to students, historians and everybody concerned with understanding the role of Asia in todays world.