A History of Asia places an emphasis on social history, paying particular attention to cultural and religious trends and offering explicit comparisons among the. Written by leading scholar Rhoads Murphey, the book uses an engaging, the new edition of A History of Asia continues as a leader in its field. A History of Asia is the only text to cover the area known as “monsoon Asia”– India, Written by leading scholar Rhoads Murphey, the book’s extensive analysis.

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I found myself looking up words multiple times to understand what the author was trying to say, not to mention discussing questions sometimes had nothing to do with the chapter you were reading.

Its a textbook, but I found it drawn out and boring, as a historian that is not a good thing. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?

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