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The Military Collapse of China

The Military Collapse of China's Ming Dynasty, 1620-44

The Military Collapse of China's Ming Dynasty, 1620-44( )
Author: Swope,
Series title:Asian States and Empires Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $160.00
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This book examines the military collapse of China's Ming Dynasty to a combination of foreign and domestic foes. The Ming's defeat was a highly surprising development, not least because as recently as in the 1590s the Ming had managed to defeat a Japanese force considered to be perhaps the most formidable of its day when the latter attempted to subjugate Korea en-route to a planned invasion of China. In contrast to conventional explanations for the Ming's collapse, which focus upon...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Asia / China
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.25 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.3 Pounds

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