Four Seasons : A Ming Emperor and His Grand Secretaries in Sixteenth-Century China, Hardback Book

Four Seasons : A Ming Emperor and His Grand Secretaries in Sixteenth-Century China Hardback

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Richly researched and engagingly written, this important history of imperial China shows in fascinating detail how Emperor Jiajing and his grand secretaries governed.

Drawing on a treasure trove of the grand secretaries' personal writings, John W.

Dardess's narrative brings to life the inner workings of the largest polity on the face of the earth.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 294 pages
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Asian history
  • ISBN: 9781442265585

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