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The Resource Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer

Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer

Label
Ancient Chinese warfare
Title
Ancient Chinese warfare
Statement of responsibility
Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sawyer, Ralph D
Dewey number
355.020931
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U43.C6
LC item number
S288 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sawyer, Mei-chün
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Warfare, Prehistoric
  • Military art and science
  • Weapons, Ancient
  • China
  • China
Label
Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminary orientations and legendary conflicts -- Ancient fortifications I -- Ancient fortifications II -- The Hsia -- Warfare in the Hsia -- The Shang dynasty -- Shang capitals, citadels, and fortifications -- Chaos, contraction, and resurgence -- King Wu Ting, I -- King Wu Ting, II -- The last reigns -- The Shang martial edifice -- Troops, intelligence, and tactics -- Metallurgical evolution in China -- Early weapons and the axe -- Knives, daggers, and swords -- The ko or dagger-axe -- Spears and armor -- Ancient archery -- The chariot in China -- The horse in China -- The chariot in battle -- Chariot limitations and difficulties -- Ancient logistics -- Musings and imponderables
Control code
ocm657595552
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 554 pages
Isbn
9780465021451
Lccn
2010051391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)657595552
  • (Sirsi) a1068016
Label
Ancient Chinese warfare, Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the bibliographic collaboration of Mei-chun Lee Sawyer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminary orientations and legendary conflicts -- Ancient fortifications I -- Ancient fortifications II -- The Hsia -- Warfare in the Hsia -- The Shang dynasty -- Shang capitals, citadels, and fortifications -- Chaos, contraction, and resurgence -- King Wu Ting, I -- King Wu Ting, II -- The last reigns -- The Shang martial edifice -- Troops, intelligence, and tactics -- Metallurgical evolution in China -- Early weapons and the axe -- Knives, daggers, and swords -- The ko or dagger-axe -- Spears and armor -- Ancient archery -- The chariot in China -- The horse in China -- The chariot in battle -- Chariot limitations and difficulties -- Ancient logistics -- Musings and imponderables
Control code
ocm657595552
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 554 pages
Isbn
9780465021451
Lccn
2010051391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)657595552
  • (Sirsi) a1068016

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