By Tianjin Library

ISBN-10: 9814246166

ISBN-13: 9789814246163

A Pictorial list of the Qing Dynasty - Rivers and websites, contains significant different types of maps: river maps and maps of ancient sites.China was once an agrarian society in the course of medieval instances, and harnessing rivers performed an incredible function in maintaining social improvement. A Compendium on Harnessing Rivers, which was once accomplished within the forty second 12 months of Emperor Kangxi s reign (1703), incorporates a huge variety of important photos compiled and edited by means of Zhang Penghe, the governor-general accountable for rivers. The ebook additionally includes maps of assorted rivers drawn by means of nameless artists. They checklist the vicissitudes of rivers and components alongside the banks whereas while realistically tracing the shapes of urban partitions, locations of ancient curiosity, and wonder spots alongside the rivers.As a mom river of the chinese language kingdom, the Yellow River has constantly been the point of interest of a lot awareness, leading to extra historic chinese language maps of this river than the other in China. This ebook collects many maps of the Yellow River made through the past due Qing interval, such a lot of which additionally list in writing the dates of the crevasse and the closure of a definite component to the river and the deployment of infantrymen guarding it. a whole Map of the Yellow River inside Shandong, A Map of the Yellow River in the entire Province of Shandong, A Concise entire Map of the Yellow River inside of Shandong are one of the maps awarded during this book.Other maps on hand contain Maps of the Rivers below Baoding Prefecture, Maps of the Rivers less than Zhengding Prefecture, and Maps of the Rivers less than the 5 Prefectures of Zhili Ji, Zhao, Shen, Ding, and Yi.In addition, there are 3 maps of ancient curiosity: Maps of His Majesty s transitority residing Palaces on His go back trip, Maps of Dagu Batteries, and Illustrations of Wendeng, Weihai, and different old Sites..KEY positive factors- Rivers and websites is the 3rd e-book in A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty sequence. the opposite 3 books are entitled company files (Released might 2008), outdated Manchu Capital (Released June 2008), and Manchurian Railway (to be unencumber November 2008).- such as over four hundred maps that seem in chronological order in ten different types, every one adorned with coloured drawings.- unique photographs and entire colour

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