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Ming society

Tʻai-ho County, Kiangsi, fourteenth to seventeenth centuries

by John W. Dardess

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tʻai-ho hsien (Jiangxi Sheng, China),
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Tʻai-ho hsien (Jiangxi Sheng, China) -- Social conditions.,
    • China -- History -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-309) and index.

      StatementJohn W. Dardess.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN740.T55 D37 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 316 p. :
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL967201M
      ISBN 100520204255
      LC Control Number96003631


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