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First posted on October 14th 2009






For later history, see Liao Dynasty

Qidan Khaganate

For earlier history, see Xianbei








DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Links, on History Category : Khitan History, from Wikipedia
Portal : Khitan, from Wikipedia
Historic Dictionary Altaic Wiki
Historical Maps Maps : Eastern Hemisphere 400 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 450 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 500 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 565 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 600 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 610 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 700 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 800 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 900 AD, by Thomas Lessman
Map : Tang Dynasty 742, from Wikipedia
Timelines
Accounts of History Article : History of the Khitans, from Wikipedia
Xu Elina Qian, Historic Development of the Pre-Dynastic Khitan, Diss. Helsinki 2005
Military
Politics
Economy & Finances
Ethnography Article Khitan People, from Wikipedia
Article The Khitan, from Altaic Wiki
Religion
History of Regions
History of Cities
Bibliography
Others Peixin Wang, Types and Chronology of Bronze Ornaments of the Mohe-Nuzhen Tradition, Bulletin of Hokkaido University Museum March 2004

DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen List of the Khitan Rulers, from Wikipedia
Population Figures
Document Collections
Archives, Musea, Libraries Liaoning Provincial Museum, from China Museums
Monuments
Relics, Archaeological Sites Images Related to the Khitan and the Liao Dynasty, from China History Forum
(Images) The National Museum of Mongolian History : The Qidan/Liao Period
Others

PRINTED REFERENCE
Online Libraries Project Gutenberg, Online Catalogue; Internet Archive
NACRP Research Library
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]