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Author Swope, Kenneth, 1969- author
Title On the trail of the yellow tiger : war, trauma, and social dislocation in Southwest China during the Ming-Qing transition / Kenneth M. Swope
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2018]
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DS753.6.Z454 S979 2018    AVAILABLE    30530001310598
 Modern History Library  B 951.026092 S979    AVAILABLE    30550100654803
Descript xx, 429 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Series Studies in war, society, and the military
Studies in war, society, and the military
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-418) and index
Chronology of the Ming-Qing transition -- Zhang Xianzhong and the Ming-Qing transition -- The rise of the yellow tiger -- Establishing the Great Western Kingdom -- Looting heaven's storehouse -- Erasing the shame of banditry -- Allying with the Ming -- A house divided -- The annihilation of the Kuidong 13 -- The rhetoric of catastrophe -- Appendix 1: Defenders, contenders, and pretenders -- Appendix 2: Chinese weights and measures -- Appendix 3: Rebels, rogues, regents, and rascals
"Examination of the social and demographic effects of the Ming-Qing transition on southwest China and the devastation wrought by the warlord Zhang Xianzhong"--Provided by publisher
Subject Zhang, Xianzhong, active 17th century
Revolutionaries -- China -- Biography
China -- History -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Alt Title War, trauma, and social dislocation in Southwest China during the Ming-Qing transition
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