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A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty - Rivers and websites, contains significant different types of maps: river maps and maps of historic sites.China was once an agrarian society in the course of medieval occasions, and harnessing rivers performed a tremendous function in maintaining social improvement. A Compendium on Harnessing Rivers, which was once accomplished within the forty second 12 months of Emperor Kangxi s reign (1703), includes a huge variety of worthy photographs compiled and edited through Zhang Penghe, the governor-general accountable for rivers. The ebook additionally includes maps of assorted rivers drawn by means of nameless artists. They checklist the vicissitudes of rivers and parts alongside the banks whereas while realistically tracing the shapes of urban partitions, locations of historic curiosity, and sweetness spots alongside the rivers.As a mom river of the chinese language kingdom, the Yellow River has constantly been the focal point of a lot realization, leading to extra old chinese language maps of this river than the other in China. This e-book collects many maps of the Yellow River made throughout the past due Qing interval, so much of which additionally list in writing the dates of the crevasse and the closure of a undeniable component to the river and the deployment of squaddies guarding it. a whole Map of the Yellow River inside of Shandong, A Map of the Yellow River in the complete Province of Shandong, A Concise entire Map of the Yellow River inside Shandong are one of the maps offered during this book.Other maps on hand comprise Maps of the Rivers lower than Baoding Prefecture, Maps of the Rivers less than Zhengding Prefecture, and Maps of the Rivers lower than the 5 Prefectures of Zhili Ji, Zhao, Shen, Ding, and Yi.In addition, there are 3 maps of old curiosity: Maps of His Majesty s transitority residing Palaces on His go back trip, Maps of Dagu Batteries, and Illustrations of Wendeng, Weihai, and different old Sites..KEY gains- Rivers and websites is the 3rd booklet in A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty sequence. the opposite 3 books are entitled company files (Released may well 2008), outdated Manchu Capital (Released June 2008), and Manchurian Railway (to be liberate November 2008).- including over four hundred maps that seem in chronological order in ten different types, each one embellished with coloured drawings.- unique photographs and entire colour
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