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First posted on October 23rd 2009






For history after 394 see Later Liang, Western Qin, Later Qin, Later Yan

Former Qin 351-394

For earlier history, see Former Liang, Former Yan, Former Zhao










DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles Articles Former Qin, from Wikipedia
Links, on History from IGCS; from Univ. Oregon, Asian Studies
Category : Former Qin, from Wikipedia
Chinese History - Sixteen States 300-420, from China Knowledge
Organizations
Historical Dictionary Encyclopedia of China, from Jongo Knows
Historical Maps see here
Links, from Univ. Oregon, Asian Studies
Albert Herrmann, History and Commercial Atlas of China (1935), posted by huhai.net
Map of of Eastern Jin, from China Knowledge
Eastern Jin Dynasty 217-420 (should read 317-420), from Paul Noll
China : Eastern Jin (Chinese text), from Wikimedia
Timelines from www.timelines.ws : to 1925
Chronologie Chine, from Clio, in French
Category : Years in China, from Wikipedia
Timeline of Chinese History : Western Jin, Eastern Jin Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Accounts of History Articles Former Qin, from Wikipedia
Chinese History - Former Qin 351-394 - Event History, from China Knowledge
Military
Politics
Economy & Finances Chinese History - Sixteen States 300-430 - Economy, from China Knowledge
The Household Registration of the 20th Year of Jianyuan in the Former Qin Dynastyˇ± and Changes in the Registration System during the Han and Tang Dynasties, by Zhang, Rongqiang (abstract, in : Historical Research 2009)
Ethnography, Social History Article Di (ethnic group), from Wikipedia
The Uyghur Ethnic Group, from China through a Lens
Religion Article : Buddhism in China, Chinese Religions, from Overview of World Religions
Chinese History - Three Kingdoms and Jin Dynasty - Religion and Customs, from China Knowledge
History of Cities
Culture Dorothy C. Wong, Ethnicity and Identity. Northern Nomads as Buddhist Art Patrons during the Period of Northern and Southern Dynasties, pp.80-119 in : Nicola di Cosmo, Don J. Wyatt, Political Frontiers, Ethnic Boundaries and Human Geographies in Chinese History, London : Routledge 2003
Biographies List of Famous Chinese, from Wikipedia
Bibliography Links : Books on Chinese History, from Asia Source
Search ISBN Database for China
Colin Jeffcott, Confucianism - a Bibliography (until Song)
Royal Asiatic Society, China Branch, Shanghai, Library
Online Library Catalogues (Academic, selection)
Sixteen Kingdoms, 304-439, fromThe Dynasties of China - Bibliography, Univ. of Maine at Farmington
Bibliography of Western Language Publications : Sixteen Kingdoms, from Early Medieval China Group
Early Medieval China, index accessible, requires registration
Sixteen States, from UOregon EAsia Digital Library
Others Lim Kihwan, The Interstate Order of Ancient Northeast Asia, 4th to 7th centuries, Journal of Northeast Asian History 4-1, 2007

DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen Northern Dynasties and Kingsoms in the Time of the 16 Kingdoms, from Sizes, scroll down for Northern Liang
Qiuchi Rulers, from China Knowledge
Population Figures
Document Collections Internet East Asian History Sourcebook
Search Wikisource for Tang Dynasty
Archives, Musea, Libraries
Monuments The Yungang caves: Historical and physical setting, from Berger Foundation
Coins, Banknotes
Others

PRINTED REFERENCE
Online Libraries Project Gutenberg, Online Catalogue; Internet Archive
NACRP Research Library
Australasian Digital Theses Program
Hong Kong University Theses Online, titles in English, most theses in Chinese
Online Journals Early Medieval China (online academic magazine, since 1994)
Asia Major, journal published by Institute of History and Philology of the Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft (Journal of the German Oriental Society, since 1847, in German)
Journal Asiatique 1822-1937, in French, at Gallica
Bulletin de l'Ecole Française de l'Extreme Orient 1901-1937, in French, at Gallica
The Silk Road Journal, since 2003
Journal of Northeast Asian History (since 2004)
General Accounts
General History
Historical Dictionaries Michael Dillon, China, a Cultural and Historical Dictionary, Richmond (Surrey) : Curzon 1998, KMLA Lib.Sign. R 951.003 D579c
James S. Olson, An Ethnohistorical Dictionary of China, Westport CT : Greenwood 1998 [G]
Michael Dillon, Dictionary of Chinese History, Bournemouth : Frank Cass 1979 [G]