Download E-books Collection of YuanZhen (Chinese classical literature series) (中国古典文学基本丛书:元稹集) PDF

By 元稹

元稹(公元七七九——八三一年),字微之,河南洛阳人,他生于长安,自幼丧父,家庭贫因,随母刻苦自学,十五岁明经及第。唐憲宗元和年,举制科,封策第一,穆宗时,曾任宰相数月,后历任同州,,赵州刺史,武昌军節度等職,大和五年,以暴疾卒于武昌任所,时年五十三岁.
元稹的一生,经历了德宗、顺宗、穆宗、敬宗、文宗六個朝代。他与白居易是诗歌唱和的好友,也是新乐府军動的介道者和加者.他们的诗歌风格相近,世稱元白.

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Download E-books Spymaster: Dai Li and the Chinese Secret Service PDF

By Frederic Wakeman Jr.

The main feared guy in China, Dai Li, was once leader of Chiang Kai-shek's mystery carrier in the course of global warfare II. This sweeping biography of "China's Himmler," in accordance with lately opened intelligence files, lines Dai's upward push from obscurity as a rural hooligan and eco-friendly Gang blood-brother to commander of the paramilitary devices of the Blue Shirts and of the scary army records Bureau: the world's greatest undercover agent and counterespionage association of its time.
In addition to exposing the interior workings of the key police, whose demise squads, kidnappings, torture, and omnipresent surveillance terrorized critics of the Nationalist regime, Dai Li's own tale opens a special window at the clandestine historical past of China's Republican interval. This examine uncovers the origins of the chilly conflict within the interactions of chinese language and American distinctive providers operatives who cooperated with Dai Li within the resistance to the japanese invasion within the Thirties and who laid the foundation for an ongoing alliance opposed to the Communists through the revolution that within the Nineteen Forties. Frederic Wakeman Jr. illustrates how the anti-Communist actions Dai Li led altered the stability of strength in the chinese language Communist social gathering, environment the degree for Mao Zedong's upward push to supremacy. He finds a fancy and noteworthy character that masked a dismal presence in glossy China--one that also pervades the key providers on each side of the Taiwan Strait.
Wakeman masterfully illuminates a formerly little-understood international as he discloses the main points of chinese language mystery provider trade-craft. somebody drawn to the improvement of contemporary espionage should be intrigued via Spymaster, which spells out intimately the ways that the chinese language used their very own conventional tools, as well as adapting overseas methods, to create a contemporary intelligence provider.

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Download E-books Cyber Policy in China (China Today) PDF

By Greg Austin

Few doubt that China desires to be a tremendous fiscal and army energy at the global level. to accomplish this bold target, even if, the PRC management is aware that China needs to first turn into a sophisticated information-based society. yet does China have what it takes to get there? Are its leaders ready to make the harsh offerings required to safe China’s cyber destiny? Or is there a basic mismatch among China’s cyber objectives and the rules pursued by way of the CCP formerly?

This e-book bargains the 1st accomplished research of China’s details society. It explores the main useful demanding situations dealing with chinese language politicians as they struggle to marry the advance of recent details and communications expertise with outdated methods of governing their humans and engaging in diplomacy. primary realities of the knowledge age, now not least its globalizing personality, are forcing the velocity of technological swap in China and aren't totally suitable with the previous PRC ethics of balance, nationwide business energy and sovereignty. What occurs to China in destiny many years depends upon the moral offerings its leaders are keen to make at the present time. The stakes are excessive. but when China’s ruling celebration doesn't adapt extra aggressively to the defining realities of energy and social association within the info age, the ‘China dream’ seems not going to turn into a fact.

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Download E-books Classic of Poetry with Comments (Chinese classical literature series) (中国古典文学基本丛书:诗经注析) PDF

By 程俊英

  《诗经》是中国文学史上最早的一部诗经总集,分为风、雅、颂三大类,共三百零五篇,历史上又称为“诗三百”这里收集的是周代的作品。
  《诗经》中的风、雅、颂,是根据诗歌的来源和乐调而作的分类。风是富有地方色彩的乐调演唱的是歌,内容反映民间生活,诗句韵味十足,声音短促,叠章复唱,亲切感人。雅,分“大雅”和“小雅”,内容包括政治讽刺诗、史诗、祭祀诗、宴会贺诗等等。颂的内容大多是歌颂统治者和先王的德行,但是大多没有鲜明的特色。
  《诗经》对我国诗歌的发展史有着巨大的贡献。其是周代的诗歌集大成,成为中国古典诗词的源头。各个时代的著名的文学家和诗人,虽然在风格和擅长的艺术形式上各不相同,但是他们都从《诗经》中汲取了无尽的营养。楚国的屈原继承了《诗经》风、雅的现实主义传统,兼采楚国民歌的形式和浪漫主义的色彩,写下了不朽的《楚辞》。自此以后,各种诗歌无不在这丰富的土壤上蓬勃发展。
  《诗经》作为我国第一部诗歌总集,历代注家很多,但大都以儒家经典来研究它。本书作者从恢复其本来面目出发,把《诗经》作为文学艺术作品加以赏析,在各篇的“题解”中写有艺术分析,在各章的注释之后都加有“韵读”一项,以帮助读者正确读音。《中国古典文学基本丛书:诗经注析(套装上下册)》对于《诗经》研究,既成一家言,又集历代诸家之大成。

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Download E-books China Illustrated: Western Views of the Middle Kingdom PDF

By Arthur Hacker

From the mid-16th century to the start of worldwide struggle II, foreigners realized greatly approximately China via alternate contacts. This lavishly illustrated social background highlights the lives and life of the retailers, mercenaries, missionaries, adventurers and refugees who got here to China in this interval, set opposed to the backdrop of China’s nice towns and the traditional tradition of its humans.
A brief statement at the background of the interval units the scene in every one bankruptcy, permitting readers to persist with the dramatic adjustments that came about via those turbulent years. The informative textual content and enormous quantities of pictures, many by no means released prior to, brilliantly seize the ambience of China in the course of the centuries.

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Download E-books Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China PDF

By Peter Hessler

A century in the past, outsiders observed China as a spot the place not anything ever alterations. this present day the rustic has turn into some of the most dynamic areas in the world. In Oracle Bones, Peter Hessler explores the human part of China's transformation, viewing modern day China and its growing to be hyperlinks to the Western international during the lives of a handful of normal humans. In a story that gracefully strikes among the traditional and the current, the East and the West, Hessler captures the soul of a rustic that's present process a momentous swap prior to our eyes.

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Download E-books Medical Transitions in Twentieth-Century China PDF

This quantity examines vital points of China's century-long seek to supply applicable and potent well-being deal with its humans. 4 subjects—disease and therapeutic, encounters and lodgings, associations and professions, and people's health—organize discussions throughout case stories of schistosomiasis, tuberculosis, psychological future health, and tobacco and overall healthiness. one of the book’s major conclusions are the significance of barefoot medical professionals in disseminating western drugs, the advancements in scientific wellbeing and fitness and companies through the lengthy Sino-Japanese struggle, and the real position of the chinese language purchaser. meant for an viewers of future health practitioners, historians, and others drawn to the heritage of drugs and wellbeing and fitness in China, the publication is one in all 3 commissioned through the China clinical Board to mark its centennial in 2014.

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Download E-books Inner Beauty: Looking, Feeling and Being Your Best Through Traditional Chinese Healing PDF

The charismatic writer of Reflections of the Moon on Water brings her years of expertise within the therapeutic knowledge of conventional chinese language medication to teach how Western girls can in achieving lifelong health and wellbeing, attractiveness and wellness.

From the instant we first turn into self-conscious approximately our appears to be like, such a lot folks are looking to look younger and lovely. For a few, the pursuit of good looks extends to creams, potions and the surgeon's scalpel. yet Xiaolan Zhao believes the final word resource of attractiveness is health and wellbeing and well-being.

In this clever and demanding e-book, Dr. Zhao talks approximately internal and outer attractiveness, utilizing own tales, anecdotes and case stories from her TCM perform. She additionally covers the basics of attractiveness, fighting and treating dermis harm, taking care of delicate dermis, some great benefits of acupuncture, invaluable non-surgical techniques, and food. With a different emphasis on women's beauty and health matters, the ebook covers a plethora of proper themes, corresponding to child epidermis difficulties, zits in early life and past, rosacea, eczema, bronchial asthma and rashes, dermis melanoma, wrinkles.

Providing a foreword, in addition to considerate statement and knowledge on Western clinical perspectives, is dermatologist Dr. Sandy Skotnicki. Dr. Skotnicki first met Xiaolan as a sufferer, and the 2 medical professionals stumbled on they'd many universal pursuits and matters relating to lifelong overall healthiness and beauty.

What's extra, there's a useful reference part that includes TCM and conventional remedies for a large choice of stipulations, together with recipes for salves and infusions that you should make at domestic utilizing parts bought at a chinese language apothecary or from a TCM practitioner.

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Download E-books Collection of Liu Yuxi (Chinese classical literature series) (中国古典文学基本丛书:刘禹锡集) PDF

By 卞孝萱

刘禹锡(772~842),唐代文学家、哲学家。字梦得。洛阳(今属河南)人,祖籍中山(今河北定县)。他是匈奴族后裔,七世祖刘亮随魏孝文帝迁洛阳,始改汉姓。父刘绪因避安史之乱,举族东迁,寓居嘉兴(今属浙江)。刘禹锡出生在嘉兴,19岁左右游学长安。贞元九年与柳宗元同榜登进士第,接着又登宏词科。贞元十一年登吏部取士科,授太子校书,开始踏上仕途。贞元十六年入杜佑幕掌书记,参与讨伐徐州乱军。十八年调任渭南县主簿。次年任监察御史。贞元二十一年(当年八月改元永贞)一月,德宗死,顺宗即位,任用王叔文等人推行一系列改革弊政的措施。

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Download E-books Collection of Jiang Wentong (Chinese classical literature series) (中国古典文学基本丛书:江文通集汇注) PDF

By 胡之骥

江文通筮仕刘宋,中以文藻受知齐高帝,甚见优宠;晚复入梁,考终名位。文章诗赋,珍脍于世。昭明统与同时,郎多取以入《选》。而钟嵘品诗,谓其善于摹拟,筋力于王微,成就于谢眺。学士家往往称之,每以鲍明远相媲,羡其横逸不可当。

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