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Harvard East Asian Monographs 392

The Ancient State of Puyŏ in Northeast Asia

Archaeology and Historical Memory

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$59.95 • £47.95 • €54.00

ISBN 9780674737198

Publication Date: 10/17/2016


414 pages

7 x 10 inches

37 color illustrations, 5 halftones, 59 line illustrations, 1 map, 2 tables

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  • List of Plates, Figures, and Tables
  • Acknowledgments
  • A Note to the Reader
  • A Note on the Politics of Romanization
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Beginnings of History in Northeast Asia
  • 2. Ancient Peoples and States of Northeast China and Korea
  • 3. The Archaeology of Puyŏ—Part One: Bronze Age Antecedents
  • 4. The Archaeology of Puyŏ—Part Two: Formation of the Puyŏ State
  • 5. History of the Puyŏ State
  • 6. Society and Territory of the Puyŏ State
  • 7. Post-Conquest Puyŏ Survivals
  • Conclusion: Two Phases of State Formation
  • Introduction to the Appendixes: Puyŏ in Studies of Historical Geography
  • Appendix A: The Capital of the Puyŏ State
  • Appendix B: Koguryŏ’s Puyŏ-sŏng
  • Appendix C: Parhae’s Puyŏ-bu
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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