WWW Sites China

General|
Map of China (University of Maryland)
Timeline of Chinese History (University of Maryland)
An Overview of Chinese History (Compton’s Living Encyclopedia)
Image: The Great Wall (CUNY)
Taiwan
Taipei
Practice
Chinese Pod

The Caves of Dunhuang
China: Basic Facts (Compton’s Living Encyclopedia)
Chinese Language and Pronunciation (Compton’s Living Encyclopedia)


The Classical Period
Yi Jing: Resources (Greg Whincup)
Shi Jing (Book of Odes) (University of Virginia)
Gu Yao Yan (Traditional Chinese Ballads and Proverbs) (University of Virginia)
Sun Zi (Sun Tzu), The Art of War (Chinapage.com)
The Legalist Policies of Qin (CUNY)
Image: The First Emperor of Qin (University of Maryland)
Extracts from Shi Ji (Records of the Grand Historian) (CUNY)
Ban Zhao: Lessons for a Woman (CUNY)

The Era of Division and the Tang Dynasty

Gateways to Buddhism (DharmaNet International)
Fa Xian (Fa-Hsien): A Record of the Buddhistic

300 Tang Dynasty Poems (University of Virginia)
Portraits of Chinese Emperors (Chinapage.com)

 

 

Late Imperial China
Marco Polo on the Tartars (Fordham University)
Marco Polo: The Glories of Kinsay (Hangzhou) (Fordham University)
Neo-Confucian Texts (in Chinese) (Wesleyan University)
Chinese Food: Two Texts (CUNY)
The Art of Printing (CUNY)
Jesuits in China (Library of Congress)
Xu Guangqi (Hsu Kuang-chi): Memorial to the Emperor (1617) (Fordham University)
The Chinese Educational System (Fordham University)

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)
General Qing Dynasty History (CND.org)
Teaching Western Science to the Emperor (Fordham University)
Chinese Punishments (Fordham University)
A Visit to a Lama (Fordham University)
Dream of the Red Chamber (Chapter One) (University of Virginia)
Selections from The Hai Lu: Chinese Traveler in Europe (18th c) (CUNY)
Taiping Rebellion (CUNY)
Education in Late Qing China (Fordham University)
Emperor Guang Xu (Kuang Hsu) on Imperial Examination (Fordham University)

20th Century China

Republican Era (1912-1949) (CND.org)
People’s Republic of China (1949-present) (CND.org)
Chinese Paintings at the Met

 

Resources
Internet Guide for China Studies (Heidelberg University)
Chinese Studies Resources at UCLA
Classical Historiography for Chinese History (UCLA)
Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library (Ciolek.com)
Internet East Asian History Sourcebook (Fordham University)
Resources for East Asian Studies (Charles Muller)
Tibetan Studies (Ciolek.com)
Bibliography: Women in Chinese History (Patricia Ebrey)