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Four documents relating to the Sino-Mongol peace of 1570-1571
AuthorSerruys, Henry, 1911-1963
Anda 俺答, 1507-1581
Pub. LocationSankt AugustinPublisherMonumenta Serica
Date1960Phys. Desc.66 p. ; 26 cm.
LocationFile Cabinet ACall NumberDS753.S57 1960
Four documents relating to the Sino-Mongol peace of 1570-1571 / by Henry Serruys.
"Reprinted from Monumenta Serica, vol. XIX, 1960".
Cover title.

" ... The four Chinese documents discussed on the following pages are: 1. an imperial rescript from 1571 whereby Altan-qan, the chieftain of the Twelve Tumed Mongols in the region of modern day Suiyuan, was granted the title of Shun-i wang [Shunyi Wang] 順義王 ; 2. an imperial rescript granting honorary military ranks to sixty-three Mongol noblemen, all relatives or subjects of Altan-qan ... ; 3. a composite document containing a solemn promise by Altan-qan and his underlings to end all attacks on Chinese border territories, with an agreement in twelve articles between Chinese and Mongols...; 4. a biao 表 memorial accompanying a tribute of horses from Altan-qan and his relatives and underlings" -- Introduction.

Subject(s)China--History--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644--Sources
Mongolia--Foreign relations--China--Sources
China--Foreign relations--Mongolia--Sources
Anda Shunyi Wang 俺答順義王 (Altan Khan), 1507-1581
Peace treaties--Chinese-Mongol--16th century--Sources
China--Border regions--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644--Sources
Tribute horses--China--16th century--Sources
SeriesMonumenta Serica ; v. 19
Rec. TypeExtract/OffprintLanguageEnglish, Chinese, Mongolian
CollectionRouleau ArchivesEditionReprintRec. #946