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A Brief History of Korea (Brief History)

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Written by one of the leading experts on Korea, A Brief History of Korea covers the history of Korea from the origins of the Korean people in prehistoric times to the economic and political situation in North and South Korea today. Providing a detailed overview of the cultural and historical influences that have shaped Korean society, the author discusses the major periods of Korean history Three Kingdoms, Koryo Dynasty, and Chosun Dynasty; the foreign invasions Korea has endured; the post-World War II situation that led to the country's division and the Korean War; and developments in North and South Korea from the end of the Korean War up through the present.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816050857
Author:
Peterson, Mark
Publisher:
Facts on File
With:
Margulies, Phillip
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Asia - Korea
Subject:
General
Subject:
Korea History.
Subject:
Korea (South) History.
Subject:
History - Asia
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Series:
Brief History
Publication Date:
20091231
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
328
Dimensions:
9.00x6.30x1.20 in. 1.30 lbs.
Age Level:
14-UP

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