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Peking : temples and city life, 1400-1900
AuthorNaquin, Susan
Pub. LocationBerkeleyPublisherUniversity of California Press
Date2000Phys. Desc.xxxiv, 816 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
LocationDirector's OfficeCall NumberDS795.3.N36 2000
Peking : temples and city life, 1400-1900 / Susan Naquin.
"Philip E. Lilienthal imprint"
Includes bibliographical references (p. 721-782) and index.
Peking and its temples. Introducing Peking ; Gods and clerics ; Communities and public space -- Ming Peking. A new capital ; Imperial Peking ; Urban communities ; Late Ming associations ; Seeing the sights -- Qing Peking. 1644: partition and transition ; The imperial world ; New divisions ; Reintegration ; The sights of Qing Peking ; Religious associations ; Temples and private purposes ; Temples and public purposes ; In search of Old Peking.
Contributor biographical information ; Table of contents ; Publisher description.
Subject(s)Beijing 北京--History
China--History--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
China--History--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #2206