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The Resource East Asia before the West : five centuries of trade and tribute, David C. Kang

East Asia before the West : five centuries of trade and tribute, David C. Kang

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East Asia before the West : five centuries of trade and tribute
Title
East Asia before the West
Title remainder
five centuries of trade and tribute
Statement of responsibility
David C. Kang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the founding of the Ming dynasty in 1368 to the start of the Opium Wars in 1841, China has engaged in only two large-scale conflicts with its principal neighbors: Korea, Vietnam, and Japan. These four territorial and centralized states have otherwise fostered peaceful and long-lasting relationships with one another, and as each has grown more powerful, the atmosphere around them has stabilized. Focusing on the role of the ""tribute system"" in maintaining stability in East Asia and in fostering diplomatic and commercial exchange, Kang contrasts this history against the examp
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kang, David C.
Dewey number
327.5009/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HF3820.5
LC item number
.K36 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary Asia in the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Asia
  • East Asia
  • East Asia
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Commerce
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Politics and government
  • East Asia
  • Internationale Politik
  • Außenhandel
  • Krieg
  • Friede
  • Ostasien
  • East Asia
  • Außenhandel
  • Internationale Politik
  • Ostasien
Label
East Asia before the West : five centuries of trade and tribute, David C. Kang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-212) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The puzzle : war and peace in East Asian history -- Ideas : hierarchy, status, and hegemony -- States : the Confucian society -- Diplomacy : the tribute system -- War : the longer peace -- Trade : international economic relations -- Frontiers : nomads and islands -- Lessons : history forward and backward
Control code
682881794
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526746
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612872433
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 287243
  • 22573/cttgrcxr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)682881794
Label
East Asia before the West : five centuries of trade and tribute, David C. Kang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-212) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The puzzle : war and peace in East Asian history -- Ideas : hierarchy, status, and hegemony -- States : the Confucian society -- Diplomacy : the tribute system -- War : the longer peace -- Trade : international economic relations -- Frontiers : nomads and islands -- Lessons : history forward and backward
Control code
682881794
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526746
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612872433
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 287243
  • 22573/cttgrcxr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)682881794

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