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Transformative journeys
travel and culture in Song China

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

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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History Created November 11, 2010 · 4 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS

March 11, 2013 Edited by Brett Lee-Price Added new cover
March 11, 2013 Edited by Brett Lee-Price Added new cover
October 23, 2011 Edited by LC Bot import new book
November 11, 2010 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Library of Congress MARC record.