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To learn more in depth

For those of you who want to learn more in depth, or who want to have some web resources at hand, I have prepared a selection of web resources related to the different units.

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The Ming State

Ming Civil Service

Ming Foreign Relations

Zheng He

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The Ming State

Ming Civil Service

Ming Foreign Relations

Zheng He

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Ming Foreign Relations

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The Founding of the Ming

  • Ming Paper Money
    A History of the World in 100 objects. The British Museum. BBC

The Ming Civil Service

Ming Foreign Relations

  • The great Wall of China. BBC 4 On Our time
    Melvyn Bragg discusses the Great Wall with Julia Lovell, Lecturer in Chinese History at Birkbeck College, University of London; Rana Mitter, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China at the University of Oxford; Frances Wood, Head of the Chinese Section at the British Library.

Zheng He

  • Ming Voyages BBC 4 On Our time
    Melvyn Bragg discuss Ming Voyages with Rana Mitter, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China at the University of Oxford; Julia Lovell, Lecturer in Chinese History at Birkbeck College, University of London; Craig Clunas, Professor of the History of Art at the University of Oxford.

  • Ancient Chinese Treasure Fleet:China discovered the World
    National Geographic Photographer, Michael Yamashita.

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Ming Civil Service

Ming Foreign Relations

Zheng He

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eBOOKS: Kindle Edition

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The European Discovery of China

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