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Writing, Publishing, and Reading Local Gazetteers in Imperial China, 1100-1700

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$49.95 • £39.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674504295

Publication Date: 03/23/2015

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406 pages

6 x 9 inches

23 line illustrations, 8 maps, 10 tables

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  • List of Maps* and Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • I. Impetus to Compile
    • 1. Government Initiatives to Compile Gazetteers
    • 2. Local Initiatives to Compile Gazetteers
  • II. Production Process
    • 3. Editorial Process
    • 4. Publishing Gazetteers
    • 5. Financing Gazetteers
  • III. Reading and Using Gazetteers
    • 6. Target Audiences and Distribution
    • 7. Reading and Using Gazetteers
  • Epilogue
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • * Maps
    • 0.1 China’s provinces, rivers, and major cities during the Ming dynasty
    • 1.1 The northwestern borderlands during the Ming dynasty
    • 1.2 The southwestern borderlands during the Ming dynasty
    • 2.1 Shaoxing Prefecture
    • 4.1 Jiangxi block cutter business zones
    • 4.2 Beijing and Handan block cutter business zones
    • 4.3 Jiangnan block cutter business zones
    • 7.1 Du Mu’s trip to Ningxia

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