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The Most Venerable Book (Shang Shu)

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The Most Venerable Book (Shang Shu) - Confucius, and Palmer, Martin (Translated by)
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A wonderfully enjoyable storehouse of ancient Chinese history and legends, which also has an important role in understanding 21st-century China 'And remember: Heaven's blessing will cease forever if there's despair and poverty in your lands' The Most Venerable Book (also known as The Book of History) is one of the Five Classics, a key work of Chinese literature which preserves some of the most ancient and dramatic chronicles of the history, both real and mythological, of the Chinese state. For many centuries it was a ...

The Most Venerable Book (Shang Shu) 2014, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141197463

Mass-market paperback