史記

Editions

Commentaries

Commentators

Literature

Translations

  • 王利器: 史記注譯, 三秦出版社, 1988
  • William H. Nienhauser: The Grand Scribe's Records, Indiana University Press, 1994, 2002
  • Burton Watson: Records of The Grand Historian of China, Columbia University Press, 1961, 1993:
    Qin dynasty
    Han dynasty I
    Han dynasty II

Ph.D. Dissertations

  • Grant Ricardo Hardy: Objectivity and interpretation in the "Shih chi", Yale University, 1988
  • Vivian-Lee Nyitray: Mirrors of virtue: Four "shih chi" biographies, Stanford University, 1990
  • Nicola Di Cosmo: Inner Asia in Chinese History: An Analysis of the Hsiung-nu in the "Shih chi". Indiana University, 1991
  • Bruce J. Knickerbocker: Penetrating the transformations from the ancient to the present: Ssu-ma Ch'ien's conception of the Kingly Way in the use of sources for the Hereditary Houses of the Shih chi. The University of Wisconsin Madison, 2009

Indexes

Monographs

  • Stephen W. Durrant: The Cloudy Mirror: Tension and Conflict in the Writings of Sima Qian, Albany, 1995

Articles

  • Pan Chung-kwei: The Date of Termination of the Shih Chi. Oriens Extremus, Volume 17, 1970, pp. 3-7
  • Joseph Roe Allen III: An Introductory Study of Narrative Structure in the Shih ji, CLEAR, Volume 3, 1981, pp. 31-66
  • Stephen W. Durrant: Self as the Intersection of Traditions: The Autobiographical Writings of Ssu-ma Ch'ien, JAOS, Volume 106, No. 1, 1986, pp. 30-40
  • Grant Hardy: Form and Narrative in Ssu-ma Ch'ien's Shih chi, CLEAR, Volume 14, 1992, pp. 1-23
  • Grant Hardy: The Interpretive Function of Shi chi 14, 'The Table of Years of the Twelve Feudal Lords'. JAOS, Volume 113, No. 1, 1993, pp. 14-24
  • Wai-yee Li: The Idea of Authority in the Shi Ji (Records of the Historian). HJAS, Volume 54, No. 2, 1994, pp. 345-405