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The Annals of King T'aejo

Founder of Korea’s Chosŏn Dynasty

Translated with commentary by Choi Byonghyon

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$65.50 • £52.95 • €59.00

ISBN 9780674281301

Publication Date: 06/23/2014


1056 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 map


  • Map: Late Koryŏ and Early Chosŏn Korea
  • Note on Translation
  • Acknowledgments
  • Translator’s Introduction
  • General Introduction
  • First Year of Reign (1392)
    • Book I
    • Book II
  • Second Year of Reign (1393)
    • Book III
    • Book IV
  • Third Year of Reign (1394)
    • Book V
    • Book VI
  • Fourth Year of Reign (1395)
    • Book VII
    • Book VIII
  • Fifth Year of Reign (1396)
    • Book IX
    • Book X
  • Sixth Year of Reign (1397)
    • Book XI
    • Book XII
  • Seventh Year of Reign (1398)
    • Book XIII
    • Book XIV
    • Book XV
  • Glossary of Terms
  • Glossary of People and Places
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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