The First Emperor

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published on 19 February 2016
The First Emperor: Selections from the Historical Records by Sima Qian, translated by Raymond Dawson is an abridged version of Sima Qian's much longer history. Sima Qian (145-86 BCE) is known as the Grand Historian of China and an important resource on Chinese history. His books are available in a set of four or two, and then there is this slim volume... [continue reading]


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