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ISBN-10: 9814246174

ISBN-13: 9789814246170

For almost 30 years prior to the Qing forces captured Shanhaiguan, Liaoning were the political middle of the early Qing govt. in addition, Liaoning used to be the emerging land of the dragon; the place the ancestors of Qing emperors have been buried, accordingly, the imperial courtroom hooked up nice significance to the management and improvement of Liaoning.A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty - previous Manchu Capital, is compiled by means of the Liaoning Provincial Library and comprises 500-plus images and work in regards to the organizational method of the Liaoning quarter, its battle relics, spiritual temples, tradition, and schooling throughout the Qing Dynasty. the various pictures or work are taken from first variations or infrequent versions, similar to the 130-volume Shengjing Gazette carved and produced via Wuying Hall.Also incorporated during this identify are the gathering of Manchu respectable Seals produced in the course of Emperor Qianlong's reign, the documents of the Sino-Japanese battle released by way of the japanese Hakubunkan in 1894, the picture Album of Scenes throughout the Russo-Japanese conflict released in 1906, the whole Maps of Paddocks and Kaluns within the Territory of Shengjing, the Blueprint of Lushun Shipyard, the picture Album of ancient Relics in Shenyang, and plenty of more.KEY positive factors- outdated Manchu Capital is the second one ebook of A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty sequence. the opposite 3 books are entitled enterprise files (Released may possibly 2008), Rivers and websites, and Manchurian Railway.- contains greater than 500 photos and work- unique pictures and whole colour

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The inscription is elegant and legible. 294 Front View of Dongjing Mausoleum DATE: Early 20th century Miyake Toshio SOURCE: Liaoyang (Manchuria Association for the Preservation of Ancient Books, Antiquities, Historical Relics, and Natural Monuments, 1942) PHOTOGRAPHER: 306 Tomb of Prince Cuyen in Dongjing Mausoleum DATE: Early 20th century Bai Yongzhen et al SOURCE: Liaoyang County Annals (1928) PHOTOGRAPHERS: This is the tomb of Nurhaci’s eldest son, Cuyen. Cuyen was well known for his military achievements when he was young but later was killed by his father.

16 A P I C T O R I A L R E C O R D O F T H E QI NG D YNASTY T H R E E C A P I TA L S I N N O R T H E A S T E R N C H I N A SHENGJING Shengjing (also known as Shenyang) lies east of the Liaohe River and north of the Hunhe River. It was the territory of the Yan State during the Spring and Autumn and the Warring States periods. During the Western Han Dynasty it was governed by Houcheng County, Liaodong Prefecture. During the Wei and Jin periods, it became the territory of the Murongs of Xianbei and in the Tang Dynasty, the Balhae Kingdom set up Shenzhou Prefecture here.

Buildings in the Central Section were constructed during Huangtaiji’s reign, including Daqing Gate, Chongzheng Hall, Phoenix Tower, Qingning Palace, Guanju Palace, Yanqing Palace, and Qifu Palace. The Western Section consists of buildings constructed during Qianlong’s reign, including Wensu Pavilion, Jiayin Hall, and Yangxi House. A P I C T O R I A L R E C O R D O F T H E QI NG D YNASTY T H R E E C A P I TA L S I N N O R T H E A S T E R N C H I N A The main building in the palace’s Eastern Section is Dazheng Hall where the Khan, the princes, and the ministers deliberated on state affairs or important celebration ceremonies were held.

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