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where the goods of all the provinces converge
Michael Marmé

Published 2005 by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Heaven in a very small space : Suzhou and its hinterland in the Ming
"A great deal of extravagance and a modicum of frugality" : Suzhou to 1367
A conquered province : Suzhou under Hongwu
Co-option and near collapse : Suzhou, 1398-1430
Reform, 1430-1484 : Suzhou from Zhou Chen to Wang Shu
"Like another place" : economy and society in fifteenth-century Suzhou
"Those occupying places above the common people" : Suzhou's elite and the rise of Wu School culture
"Neglecting the roots, pursuing the branches" : Suzhou, 1506-1550
Epilogue : "actually full of want and distress"? : Suzhou from the Wokou crisis to the fall of the Ming

Edition Notes

Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of California, Berkeley)

Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-352) and index


Library of Congress
HC428.S8 M37 2005

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xii, 369 p. :
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0804731128, 080474517X
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