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The New Middle Ages

Battlefronts Real and Imagined

War, Border, and Identity in the Chinese Middle Period

Editors: Wyatt, D. (Ed.)

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About this book

This collection examines the cultural and intellectual dimensions of war and its resolution between Han Chinese and the various ethnically dissimilar peoples surrounding them during the crucial 'middle period' of Chinese history.

About the authors

Don J. Wyatt is professor and chair of the Department of History at Middlebury College.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Wyatt, Don J.

    Pages 1-9

  • Fathoming Consort Xian: Negotiated Power in the Liang, Chen, and Sui Dynasties

    Mou, Sherry J.

    Pages 11-41

  • Provincial Autonomy and Frontier Defense in Late Tang: The Case of the Lulong Army

    Graff, David A.

    Pages 43-58

  • The Great Ditch of China and the Song-Liao Border

    Lorge, Peter

    Pages 59-74

  • In Pursuit of the Great Peace: Wang Dan and the Early Song Evasion of the “Just War” Doctrine

    Wyatt, Don J.

    Pages 75-109

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eBook $84.99
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Hardcover $139.99
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-52631-4
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Battlefronts Real and Imagined
Book Subtitle
War, Border, and Identity in the Chinese Middle Period
Editors
  • D. Wyatt
Series Title
The New Middle Ages
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-61171-9
DOI
10.1057/9780230611719
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-6084-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-52631-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 307
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