By Kyung Moon Hwang
A concise, vigorous background of Korea, which explores the richness of Korean civilization from the traditional period via to the jarring transformation that ended in specified trajectories throughout the sleek international. This new version of a profitable textual content brings it up to date with the newest scholarship and advancements in Korea's history.
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