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Ladder to the Clouds: Intrigue and Tradition in Chinese Rank - Beverly Jackson, Beverley Jackson, David Hugus
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[SR: 1851322], Hardcover, [EAN: 9781580081276], Ten Speed Press, Ten Speed Press, Book, [PU: Ten Speed Press], 1999-12-01, Ten Speed Press, Ladder to the Clouds NOW IN PAPERBACK!For 13 centuries, throughout China male recruits studied diligently for a long series of grueling examinations in hopes of achieving the civil rank that would enable them to serve the emperor of China. For the fortunate few who passed these exams there were nine possible ranks, each identified by a square badge of finely woven kesi, embroidery, or brocade. Now available in paperba... Full description, 267852, Textiles, 267388, Print & Decorative Arts, 91, Art, Architecture & Photography, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 276570, Military Life & Institutions, 271411, Military History, 65, History, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 771718, World History, 12447629031, Civilisation & Culture, 12447630031, Cold War, 278066, Discovery & Exploration, 772016, Maritime History & Piracy, 275899, Revolutions & Coups, 772066, Slavery, 276593, Women in History, 65, History, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 271287, Middle East, 271289, Bahrain, 271194, Egypt, 271298, Iran, 271299, Iraq, 13157711031, Israel & Palestine, 271301, Jordan, 271291, Kuwait, 271302, Lebanon, 271292, Oman, 271293, Qatar, 271294, Saudi Arabia, 271304, Syria, 271305, Turkey, 271295, United Arab Emirates, 271296, Yemen, 65, History, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 271267, China, 271248, Asia, 65, History, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 275870, Government & Politics, 275890, Civil Liberties & Political Activism, 496554, Countries & Regions, 496870, Economics, 275885, International Institutions, 275882, International Relations, 275901, Political Science & Ideology, 275915, Political Structure & Processes, 275941, Reference, 60, Society, Politics & Philosophy, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 276413, Social & Cultural, 276412, Anthropology, 276411, Social Sciences, 60, Society, Politics & Philosophy, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books

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Ladder to the Clouds: Intrigue and Tradition in Chinese Rank

In this fascinating exploration of the Chinese tradition of rank badges, authors Jackson and Hugus explicate the customs and symbology behind the embroidered patches that have captivated scholars and collectors for centuries.

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9781580081276
ISBN (ISBN-10): 1580081274
Hardcover
Paperback
Publishing year: 2000
Publisher: TEN SPEED PR
320 Pages
Weight: 1,683 kg
Language: eng/Englisch

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ISBN/EAN: 1580081274

ISBN - alternate spelling:
1-58008-127-4, 978-1-58008-127-6


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