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Perpetual Happiness

The Ming Emperor Yongle

by Shih-Shan Henry Tsai

  • 132 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 500 to c 1500,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • History,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • Asia - China

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9881046M
    ISBN 100295981245
    ISBN 109780295981246
    OCLC/WorldCa49044902

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Builder of the Great Wall, Yongle () also moved the capital to Beijing and built the Forbidden City, completed the Grand Canal, strengthened the court bureaucracy, and explored the world.4/5(2). UW Mailbox Seattle, WA Fax: () Email: [email protected] Publisher for the University of Washington Member of the Association of University Presses.

Perpetual Happiness: The Ming Emperor Yongle (Donald R. Ellegood International Publications) by Tsai, Shih-shan Henry. The book is only about pages and it is a quick read, but at the same time highly informative.

I did not know much about the Ming Dynasty or Emperor Yongle before reading this book, but now I do. To me a good history. Title: Perpetual Happiness: The Ming Emperor Yongle (Donald R.

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Perpetual Happiness. Book Description: A colorful portrait of the greatest of the Ming emperors. Builder of the Great Wall, Yongle () also moved the capital to Beijing and built the Forbidden City, completed the Grand Canal, strengthened the court bureaucracy, and explored the world.

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He is the author of four books, including "Eunuchs in. Perpetual Happiness offers not only a view of a usurper who ushered in a cosmopolitan era in the Ming dynasty but also a description of the empire—-its government, its economy, and its relations with foreigners.

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Ellegood International Publications) by Shih-shan Henry Tsai. The book is only about pages and it is a quick read, but at the same time highly informative. I did not know much about the Ming Dynasty or Emperor Yongle before reading this book, but now I do. To me a good history book.

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