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First posted on October 25th 2009








For history after 8 AD see Xin

Western Han 206 BC - 8 AD

For earlier history, see Qin










DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles Articles Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Links, on History from IGCS; from East Asia Digital Library; click for Han Dynasty; from Univ. Oregon, Asian Studies
Category : Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Chinese History - Han Dynasty, from China Knowledge
Ancient Chinese Rice Archeology Project, Paper Database
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 the Han Dynasty, from China Knowledge
Map of the Han Civilization, from Wikipedia
Maps : Eastern Hemisphere 200 BC, Eastern Hemisphere 100 BC, Eastern Hemisphere 050 BC, Eastern Hemisphere 001 AD, by Thomas Lessman
Timelines from www.timelines.ws : to 1925
Chronologie Chine, from Clio, in French
Category : Years in China, from Wikipedia
Timeline of Chinese History : Western Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Accounts of History Articles Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
The Han Dynasty, from China Knowledge
The Rise of Han : Liu Bang, Empress Lü, and Emperor Wen, ch.19, The Age of Emperor Wu : Interventionism at Home and Abroad, ch.20, The Quarrels between Reformers and Modernists, ch.21, from Edward Kaplan, Chinese Political History, at WWU
Military Articles : Campaigns of Han Dynasty, Battles of Han Dynasty, Rebellions in the Han Dynasty, Wars involving the Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Politics Chinese History : Han Dynasty : Government and Administration, from China Knowledge
Article : Government of the Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Article : History of the Administrative Division of China : Provinces under the Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Economy & Finances Chinese History - Han Dynasty - Economy, from China Knowledge
Chinese History - Han Dynasty - Science and Technology, from China Knowledge
Article : Economy of the Han Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Silk Road in Western Han Dynasty, from Travel China Guide
Chen, Yen-liang, Good Money Drives out Bad, A Note on Free Coinage and Gresham¡¯s Law in Chinese Han Dynasty
Ch'in-Han Economic Thought and Policy, ch.11, Social and Economic Life in Early Imperial China, ch.12, from Edward Kaplan, Chinese Economic History from Stone Age to Mao's Age, at WWU
Ethnography, Social History
Religion Article : Chinese Religions, from Overview of World Religions
Chinese History - Han Dynasty - Religion and Customs, from China Knowledge
History of Cities Article : Luoyang, from Wikipedia
Culture Chinese Art History Resources : Qin and Han Dynasties
Chinese History : Han Dynasty, Literature and Philosophy, from China Knowledge
Chinese History : Han Dynasty, Arts, from China Knowledge
Han Dynasty 206 BC - 220 AD, from Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Han Dynasty Ceramics, from Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Chinese Calligraphy History : Han Dynasty, from Wave Dancing
Biographies List of Famous Chinese, from Wikipedia
Category : Han Dynasty People, 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)
Han Dynasty, 206 BC - 220 AD, from The Dynasties of China - Bibliography, Univ. of Maine at Farmington
Qin / Western Han / Wang Mang, from UOregon EAsia Digital Library
Others The History of Chinese Medicine : Qin & Han, from Shen Nong

DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen Western Han, 206 BC - 8 AD, from Sizes
Han Dynasty Rulers, from China Knowledge
Population Figures
Document Collections Internet East Asian History Sourcebook
Search Wikisource for Han Dynasty
Archives, Musea, Libraries
Monuments
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]