Controlling the Dragon: Confucian Engineers and the Yellow River in Late Imperial China (Paperback)Randall A. Dodgen (author)
Paperback 280 Pages / Published: 28/02/2001
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The Yellow River has long been viewed as a symbol of China's cultural and political development, its management traditionally held as a gauge of dynastic power. This work examines long-term efforts to manage the river, and the nature of the bureaucracy created to do the job.
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Number of pages: 280
Weight: 386 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 14 mm
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