The troubled empire: China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties

TitleThe troubled empire: China in the Yuan and Ming dynasties
Publication TypeBook
2010
AuthorsBrook, T
PublisherBelknap Press of Harvard University Press
CityCambridge, Mass
9780674046023, 0674046021
Commerce, Complexity (Philosophy), Despotism, Economic conditions, Environmental aspects, Environmental conditions, History, Social aspects

Explores the history of China between the Mongol reunification of China in 1279 under the Yuan dynasty and the Manchu invasion four centuries later, explaining how climate changes profoundly affected the empire during this period.