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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
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brook, Timothy
Dewey number
951/.026
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS752.3
LC item number
.B76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
History of imperial China
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
Bar code
31223102464287
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dragon spotting -- Scale -- The nine sloughs -- Khan and emperor -- Economy and ecology -- Families -- Beliefs -- The business of things -- The South China Sea -- Collapse -- Conclusion -- Temperature and precipitation extremes -- The nine sloughs -- Succession of emperors -- Pronunciation guide
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780674072534
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010007195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 456169856
  • (OCoLC)456169856
Label
The troubled empire : China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties, Timothy Brook
Publication
Bar code
31223102464287
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dragon spotting -- Scale -- The nine sloughs -- Khan and emperor -- Economy and ecology -- Families -- Beliefs -- The business of things -- The South China Sea -- Collapse -- Conclusion -- Temperature and precipitation extremes -- The nine sloughs -- Succession of emperors -- Pronunciation guide
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780674072534
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010007195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 456169856
  • (OCoLC)456169856

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