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Title Chinese ways in warfare / edited by Frank A. Kierman, Jr., and John K. Fairbank ; with contributions by Edward L. Dreyer [and others]
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1974
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 401 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Harvard East Asian series ; 74
Harvard East Asian series ; 74
Contents Introduction: Varieties of the Chinese military experience / John F. Fairbank -- Phases and modes of combat in early China / Frank A. Kierman, Jr. -- The campaigns of Han Wu-ti / Michael Loewe -- Regional defense against the central power : the Huai-hsi Campaign, 815-817 / Charles A. Peterson -- Siege and defense of towns in medieval China / Herbert Franke -- The Poyang Campaign, 1636 : inland naval warfare in the founding of the Ming Dynasty / Edward L. Dreyer -- The Tʻu-mu incident of 1449 / Frederick W. Mote -- Hu Tsung-hsien's campaign against Hsü Hai, 1556
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Military art and science -- China -- History -- Congresses.
China -- History, Military -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Dreyer, Edward L.
Fairbank, John King, 1907-1991.
Kierman, Frank A.
LC no. 73080565