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Author Guy, R. Kent, 1948-

Title Qing governors and their provinces : the evolution of territorial administration in China, 1644-1796 / R. Kent Guy

Publ Info Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 PC  DS754.25 .G89 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DS754.25 .G89 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  DS754.25 .G89 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 445 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series China Program book
Contents Pt. 1. The burdens of history: pre-Qing territorial government -- The Qing creation of the province: 1644-1661 -- The conundrum of confidence: 1661-1723 -- The power of the unexpected: 1723-1736 -- The imperatives of continuity: 1736-1796 -- Pt. 2. The legacy of military occupation: the north and the northwest -- Negotiated orders: the Lower Yangzi Valley and the southeastern coast -- Regions into provinces: the Middle Yangzi and Lingnan -- Communications and provincial government in southwest China
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-440) and index
LC subject China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912
China -- Politics and government -- 1644-1912
Governors -- China -- History -- 17th century
Governors -- China -- History -- 18th century
Chinese provinces -- History -- 17th century
China -- Territories and possessions -- Politics and government -- 17th century
China -- Territories and possessions -- Politics and government -- 18th century
ISBN 9780295990187 (hbk. : alk. paper)
029599018X (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780295990194 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0295990198 (pbk. : alk. paper)