The Resource Ming China, 1368-1644 : a concise history of a resilient empire, John W. Dardess

Ming China, 1368-1644 : a concise history of a resilient empire, John W. Dardess

Label
Ming China, 1368-1644 : a concise history of a resilient empire
Title
Ming China, 1368-1644
Title remainder
a concise history of a resilient empire
Statement of responsibility
John W. Dardess
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This engaging, deeply informed book provides the first concise history of one of ChinaOs most important eras. Leading scholar John Dardess offers a thematically organized political, social, and economic exploration of China from 1368 to 1644. He examines how the Ming dynasty was able to endure for 276 years, illuminating Ming foreign relations and border control, the lives and careers of its sixteen emperors, its system of governance and the kinds of people who served it, its great class of literati, and finally the mass outlawry that, in unhappy conjunction with the Manchu invasions from outs
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 951
  • 951.026
  • 951/.026
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS753 .D37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in history. World and international history
Label
Ming China, 1368-1644 : a concise history of a resilient empire, John W. Dardess
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frontiers -- Emperors -- Governance -- Literati -- Outlaws
Control code
ocn757261282
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 155 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442204928
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
47bad823-b46a-4138-a32a-46494c4e7360
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35563473
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)757261282
  • pebcs1442204923

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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