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The Resource Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer

Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer

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Ancient Chinese warfare
Title
Ancient Chinese warfare
Statement of responsibility
Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer
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Language
eng
Summary
In Ancient Chinese Warfare, a preeminent expert on Chinese military history uses recently recovered documents and archaeological findings to construct a comprehensive guide to the developing technologies, strategies, and logistics of ancient Chinese militarism. The result is a definitive look at the tools and methods that won wars and shaped culture in ancient China
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illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer
Label
Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
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Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Dedication -- Preface -- A note on pronunciation -- Chapter 1. Preliminary orientations and legendary conflicts -- Chapter 2. Ancient fortifications, i -- Chapter 3. Ancient fortifications, ii -- Chapter 4. The Hsia -- Chapter 5. Warfare in the Hsia -- Chapter 6. The Shang Dynasty -- Chapter 7. Shang capitals, citadels, and fortifications -- Chapter 8. Chaos, contraction, and resurgence -- Chapter 9. King Wu Ting, I -- Chapter 10. King Wu Ting, II -- Chapter 11. The last reigns -- Chapter 12. The Shang martial edifice -- Chapter 13. Troops, intelligence, and tactics -- Chapter 14. Metallurgical evolution in China -- Chapter 15. Early weapons and the axe -- Chapter 16. Knives, daggers, and swords -- Chapter 17. The ko or dagger-axe -- Chapter 18. Spears and armor -- Chapter 19. Ancient archery -- Chapter 20. The chariot in China -- Chapter 21. The horse in China -- Chapter 22. The chariot in battle -- Chapter 23. Chariot limitations and difficulties -- Chapter 24. Ancient logistics -- Chapter 25. Musings and imponderables -- Notes -- Integrated bibliography
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Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
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1 online resource (32 entries)
Form of item
online
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Isbn
9780465023349
Media category
electronic
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17 images
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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