Book of Later Han 後漢書

The third of the standard Chinese histories, compiled by 範曄 Fan Ye, covering the 東漢 Eastern [Later] Han dynasty 25-220 CE


Wikisource, accessed 2018-05-13,後漢書.

English translations

  • Cullen, Christopher 2018, Heavenly Numbers: Astronomy and Authority in Early Imperial China, Oxford: Oxford University Press. This book contains translations of some short passages relating to astronomy and calendrics.
  • Discussion

    1. Beck, B M 1990, The Treatises of Later Han: their Author, Sources, Contents, and Place in Chinese Historiography, two Volumes. Brill.
    2. Durrant, Stephen 2017, 'Chapter 13: Histories (Shi 史),' in Denecke, Wiebke, Wai-Yee Li, and Xiaofei Tian (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Classical Chinese Literature (1000 BCE-900CE), e-book, New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 187-196.

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