By Tianjin Library

ISBN-10: 9814246166

ISBN-13: 9789814246163

A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty - Rivers and websites, contains significant different types of maps: river maps and maps of old sites.China used to be an agrarian society in the course of medieval occasions, and harnessing rivers performed an incredible function in maintaining social improvement. A Compendium on Harnessing Rivers, which was once accomplished within the forty second yr of Emperor Kangxi s reign (1703), incorporates a huge variety of worthy images compiled and edited via Zhang Penghe, the governor-general in control of rivers. The e-book additionally comprises maps of assorted rivers drawn by way of nameless artists. They list the vicissitudes of rivers and components alongside the banks whereas whilst realistically tracing the shapes of urban partitions, areas of ancient curiosity, and wonder spots alongside the rivers.As a mom river of the chinese language country, the Yellow River has continually been the focal point of a lot realization, leading to extra historic chinese language maps of this river than the other in China. This booklet collects many maps of the Yellow River made in the course of the past due Qing interval, so much of which additionally list in writing the dates of the crevasse and the closure of a undeniable portion of the river and the deployment of squaddies guarding it. an entire Map of the Yellow River inside Shandong, A Map of the Yellow River in the complete Province of Shandong, A Concise whole Map of the Yellow River inside of Shandong are one of the maps awarded during this book.Other maps on hand comprise Maps of the Rivers lower than Baoding Prefecture, Maps of the Rivers below Zhengding Prefecture, and Maps of the Rivers lower than the 5 Prefectures of Zhili Ji, Zhao, Shen, Ding, and Yi.In addition, there are 3 maps of historic 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 ancient Sites..KEY beneficial properties- Rivers and websites is the 3rd e-book in A Pictorial list of the Qing Dynasty sequence. the opposite 3 books are entitled enterprise files (Released could 2008), outdated Manchu Capital (Released June 2008), and Manchurian Railway (to be unlock November 2008).- including over four hundred maps that seem in chronological order in ten different types, each one embellished with coloured drawings.- unique photos and whole colour

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