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The Shortest History of China With Linda Jaivin. Chaired by Jacqueline Lo
March 7, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Australia/Adelaide
One of Australia’s foremost sinologists distils the sprawling history of China into a pacey, readable account of its origins, impact and influence. Named as one of the top five books on China of 2021, Linda Jaivin’s The Shortest History of China explores everything from China’s philosophical genesis to its contemporary political system. Richly informative and highly entertaining, this compact survey is the perfect introduction to China in all its complexity.