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A Pictorial list of the Qing Dynasty - Rivers and websites, comprises 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 big function in maintaining social improvement. A Compendium on Harnessing Rivers, which was once accomplished within the forty second yr of Emperor Kangxi s reign (1703), incorporates a huge variety of precious photos compiled and edited by means of Zhang Penghe, the governor-general accountable for rivers. The e-book additionally comprises maps of varied rivers drawn via nameless artists. They checklist the vicissitudes of rivers and parts alongside the banks whereas whilst realistically tracing the shapes of urban partitions, locations of ancient curiosity, and sweetness spots alongside the rivers.As a mom river of the chinese language country, the Yellow River has regularly been the focal point of a lot realization, leading to extra old chinese language maps of this river than the other in China. This publication collects many maps of the Yellow River made throughout the overdue Qing interval, such a lot of which additionally checklist in writing the dates of the crevasse and the closure of a definite component to the river and the deployment of squaddies guarding it. an entire Map of the Yellow River inside Shandong, A Map of the Yellow River in the complete Province of Shandong, A Concise entire Map of the Yellow River inside of Shandong are one of the maps provided during this book.Other maps to be had contain Maps of the Rivers less 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 ancient curiosity: Maps of His Majesty s transitority living Palaces on His go back trip, Maps of Dagu Batteries, and Illustrations of Wendeng, Weihai, and different historic Sites..KEY beneficial properties- Rivers and websites is the 3rd publication in A Pictorial list of the Qing Dynasty sequence. the opposite 3 books are entitled enterprise files (Released may well 2008), outdated Manchu Capital (Released June 2008), and Manchurian Railway (to be free up November 2008).- such as over four hundred maps that seem in chronological order in ten different types, each one adorned with coloured drawings.- unique photos and whole colour
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