A New History of KoreaBook - 1984
One of the first, most widely-read and respected histories of Korea, Ki-baik Lee's "Han'guksa Sillon" has been translated into English by Edward W. Wagner. "A New History of Korea" offers Western readers a distillation of the best scholarship on Korean history and culture from the earliest times to the student revolution of 1960. Translated twice into Japanese and into Chinese as well, this book is noteworthy for its full and integrated discussion of major currents in Korea's cultural history.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Published for the Harvard-Yenching Institute by Harvard University Press, 1984.
Characteristics: xxii, 474 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.