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The Resource Voices from the Ming-Qing cataclysm : China in tigers' jaws, edited and translated by Lynn A. Struve

Voices from the Ming-Qing cataclysm : China in tigers' jaws, edited and translated by Lynn A. Struve

Label
Voices from the Ming-Qing cataclysm : China in tigers' jaws
Title
Voices from the Ming-Qing cataclysm
Title remainder
China in tigers' jaws
Statement of responsibility
edited and translated by Lynn A. Struve
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Struve, Lynn A.
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China
Label
Voices from the Ming-Qing cataclysm : China in tigers' jaws, edited and translated by Lynn A. Struve
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [261]-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A survivor of Beijing "Settles his thoughts" -- "Horrid beyond description" : the massacre of Yangzhou -- "They appear more human" : a missionary describes the Manchus -- "The Emperor really has left" : Nanjing changes hands -- Changshu in chronicle, storybook, memoir, and romance -- From orphan to princess : the story of Liu Sanxiu -- "Better to die at sea" : requesting aid from Japan -- "This foundering old horse" : a righteous minister's last crusade -- Blind, sick, and grieved : a Qing viceroy "Pleads for heavenly mercy" -- "Fool's escapes" : a merchant survives slaughter and pestilence -- "Where there's a will--" : an artist's filial trek -- Soaring phoenix or caged panther? Father and son choose opposite sides -- Under the "Blood-flag" : Dutch and Chinese views of the battle for Taiwan -- "My complete devotion" : an empress appeals to the Pope -- "There was only me" : a boy eunuch sees the bitter end
Control code
27069033
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 303 pages
Isbn
9780300056792
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1534460
Label
Voices from the Ming-Qing cataclysm : China in tigers' jaws, edited and translated by Lynn A. Struve
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [261]-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A survivor of Beijing "Settles his thoughts" -- "Horrid beyond description" : the massacre of Yangzhou -- "They appear more human" : a missionary describes the Manchus -- "The Emperor really has left" : Nanjing changes hands -- Changshu in chronicle, storybook, memoir, and romance -- From orphan to princess : the story of Liu Sanxiu -- "Better to die at sea" : requesting aid from Japan -- "This foundering old horse" : a righteous minister's last crusade -- Blind, sick, and grieved : a Qing viceroy "Pleads for heavenly mercy" -- "Fool's escapes" : a merchant survives slaughter and pestilence -- "Where there's a will--" : an artist's filial trek -- Soaring phoenix or caged panther? Father and son choose opposite sides -- Under the "Blood-flag" : Dutch and Chinese views of the battle for Taiwan -- "My complete devotion" : an empress appeals to the Pope -- "There was only me" : a boy eunuch sees the bitter end
Control code
27069033
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 303 pages
Isbn
9780300056792
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1534460

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