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Author Dai, Yingcong.

Title The Sichuan frontier and Tibet : imperial strategy in the early Qing / Yingcong Dai
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 352 pages) : maps
Series A China program book
China Program book.
Contents Reign dates of the Qing dynasty, 1636-1911 -- Introduction -- A humble beginning, 1640-1696 -- A strategic turn from the Steppe to Tibet, 1696-1701 -- The formative era, 1701-1722 -- Realignment in the Yongzheng period, 1723-1735 -- The shaping of independence in the Qianlong period, 1736-1795 -- The military presence in society and economy -- The benefit and cost of imperial strategy
Summary This is a detailed, objective analysis of China's historical relationship with Tibet. Dai's study both engages and transcends local concerns, showing how regional histories are directly affected by national and international considerations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Imperialism -- History.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
Sichuan Sheng (China) -- History.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009019405
ISBN 0295800704 (electronic bk.)
9780295800707 (electronic bk.)