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Empire and Righteous Nation

600 Years of China-Korea Relations

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674238213

Publication Date: 01/12/2021

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216 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

4 maps

Belknap Press

The Edwin O. Reischauer Lectures


  • List of Maps*
  • Introduction
  • 1. China and the Chosŏn State: The Making of Sino–Korean Relations, 1392–1866
  • 2. The Internationalization of East Asia: China, Korea, and the World, 1866–1992
  • 3. China and Korea Today
  • Conclusion: What Can We Learn from History about China–Korea Relations?
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • * Maps
    • 1.1. Chosŏn Korea, c. 1650
    • 1.2. Ming Empire, c. 1520
    • 2.1. Qing Empire, c. 1750
    • 2.2. Korean War, 1950–1951

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