The Resource The troubled empire : China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties, Timothy Brook

The troubled empire : China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties, Timothy Brook

Label
The troubled empire : China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties
Title
The troubled empire
Title remainder
China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Brook
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history of China between the Mongol reunification of China in 1279 under the Yuan dynasty and the Manchu invasion four centuries later, explaining how climate changes profoundly affected the empire during this period
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1951-
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Brook, Timothy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS752.3
LC item number
.B76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Despotism
  • Complexity (Philosophy)
  • Commerce
  • Commerce
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • South China Sea
Label
The troubled empire : China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties, Timothy Brook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Dragon spotting -- Scale -- The nine sloughs -- Khan and emperor -- Economy and ecology -- Families -- Beliefs -- The business of things -- The South China Sea -- Collapse -- Temperature and precipitation extremes -- The nine sloughs -- Succession of emperors -- Pronunciation guide
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780674046023
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20100071 95
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)456169856
  • (OCoLC)456169856
Label
The troubled empire : China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties, Timothy Brook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Dragon spotting -- Scale -- The nine sloughs -- Khan and emperor -- Economy and ecology -- Families -- Beliefs -- The business of things -- The South China Sea -- Collapse -- Temperature and precipitation extremes -- The nine sloughs -- Succession of emperors -- Pronunciation guide
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780674046023
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20100071 95
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)456169856
  • (OCoLC)456169856

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