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Transformative journeys

travel and culture in Song China

Published by University of Hawaiʻi Press in Honolulu .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

A transient life : travel and the Song literati
The infrastructure of travel : water routes and official highways
Readying for departure : paperwork and procedures
Government assistance for official travel : means of transport and lodging
Rituals of departure : farewell parties
Travelers and their local hosts : receptions, entertainment and their cost
Sightseeing and site making : visiting and marking places
A famous place in the making : Huangzhou after Su Shi's time.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 306.4/819095109021
Library of Congress DS751.3 .Z4349 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24422740M
ISBN 13 9780824833992
LC Control Number 2010028740

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