The Manchus (Peoples of Asia) (Paperback)

By Pamela Kyle Crossley

Wiley-Blackwell, 9780631235910, 260pp.

Publication Date: June 3, 2002



This book relates the history of the Manchus, the rise and fall of their vast empire and their legacy today.

About the Author

Pamela Kyle Crossley's most recent study, A Translucent Mirror: History and Identity in Qing Imperial Ideology (1999) was awarded the Levenson Prize by the Association for Asian Studies. She is a past fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and presently is Professor of History at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire, USA).