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The Diary of a Manchu Soldier in Seventeenth-Century China: My Service in the Army, Dzengseo by Gregorio Silvana Di

The Diary of a Manchu Soldier in Seventeenth-Century China: My Service in the Army,

Dzengseo by Gregorio Silvana Di

Published April 1st 2009
ISBN : 9780415544474
Paperback
156 pages
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Providing original insights into Chinese military history, Nicola Di Cosmo gives an annotated translation of the only known military diary in pre-modern Chinese history, providing fresh and extensive information on the inner workings of the ChingMoreProviding original insights into Chinese military history, Nicola Di Cosmo gives an annotated translation of the only known military diary in pre-modern Chinese history, providing fresh and extensive information on the inner workings of the Ching army. The personal experience of the author, a young Manchu officer fighting in inhospitable South-Western China, take us close to the face of the battle in seventeenth-century China, and enriches our general knowledge of military history.