Author: Y. L. Liang, Neville Whymant
Publisher: Macdonald & Co. No date, research reveals it to be 1946.
Condition: Hardcover. Some wear to cover and a plate on the end paper bearing a name. Text clean, book is well-bound.
About the book:
An interesting and comprehensive overview of China written before 1949 and published immediately after World War 2, when the Kuomintang was still generally considered the ruling authority of China. It describes, amongst other things, the different types of peoples, languages and other characteristics of the Chinese civilization. A brief account of China’s history is given, as well as its transition into the modern period.