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Author Li, Feng, 1962-
Title Landscape and power in early China : the crisis and fall of the Western Zhou, 1045-771 BC / Li Feng.
Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Author Li, Feng, 1962-
Subject Landscapes -- China -- History.
Power (Social sciences) -- China -- History.
China -- History -- Zhou dynasty, 1122-221 B.C.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 405 pages) : illustrations, maps
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-386) and indexes.
Note Quotations from ancient texts given in Chinese with English translation.
Summary Comprehensive study of the rise and fall of the Western Zhou, 1045-771 B.C.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures; Maps; Acknowledgments; Scholarly conventions; Chronology of Western Zhou kings; The sixty-day circle (Ganzhi); Introduction; Chapter 1 Foundation of the Western Zhou state: constructing the political space; Chapter 2 Disorder and decline: the political crisis of the Western Zhou state; Chapter 3 Enemies at the gate: the war against the Xianyun and the northwestern frontier; Chapter 4 The fall of the Western Zhou: partisan struggle and spatial collapse; Chapter 5 The eastward migration: reconfiguring the Western Zhou state.
ISBN 9780511349430 (electronic bk.)
0511349432 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 667098931
Additional Format Print version: Li, Feng, 1962- Landscape and power in early China. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006 9780521852722 (DLC) 2006286287 (OCoLC)62307694

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