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Author Musgrove, Charles D., 1970-

Title China's contested capital [electronic resource] : architecture, ritual, and response in Nanjing / Charles D. Musgrove.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 316 p. : ill., maps, plans.
Series Spatial habitus : making and meaning in Asia's architecture
Spatial habitus (Series)
Note Published in China by Hong Kong University Press.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The capital established -- Visions of grandeur in the capital plan -- Administrative aesthetics and "architectural revolution" -- The necropolis of Nanjing -- Lessons in allure: celebrations of state in the capital -- Views from the street: development, defiance & discipline.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Architecture -- Political aspects -- China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng)
City planning -- China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng)
Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- History.
Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- Politics and government.
China -- History -- 1928-1937.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780824836283 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780824837952 (e-book)

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