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Reading Chinese Cartography: Historic Chinese-style Maps in the Bibliothèque Nationale de France
Publication Date / 2018-12-27 Author / Kuo-hsing Hsieh and Tsung-jen Chen (eds.) Category / Historical Source Material Series
Reading Chinese Cartography: Historic Chinese-style Maps in the Bibliothèque Nationale de France
Information:
Publisher / Institute of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica
Edition / First edition 
ISBN / 9789860579390 (hardback)
Price / NTD 1800
Pages / 251

Introduction

This cartographic collection of maps contains 77 historic maps collected at the National Library of France. Following the publication of historic Chinese maps collected at the US Library of Congress and the British Library and published by Academia Sinica in 2013 and 2015. The book is divided into 12 categories. Each map is presented along with basic information and explanatory notes.

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