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The Memory Palace Of Matteo Ricci

The Memory Palace Of Matteo Ricci Author by : Jonathan D. Spence
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2008
Publisher by : Quercus Books
ISBN : 1847243444
File Size : 52,5 Mb
Total Download : 473

In 1577 a Jesuit priest named Matteo Ricci set out from Italy on a long journey to bring the Christian faith and Western thought to Ming dynasty China. He spent time in India and Macao before entering China in 1583 to undertake mission work. Travelling widely, Ricci learned local languages, mastered Chinese classical script, drew the first-ever map of the world in Chinese and acquired a rich appreciation of the indigenous culture of his hosts. In 1596 Ricci wrote a short book in Chinese on the art of memory for the governor of Jiangxi province, who was preparing his three sons for China's dema
Category: Jesuits

The Memory Palace Of Matteo Ricci

The Memory Palace Of Matteo Ricci Author by : Jonathan D. Spence
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 1985-01-01
Publisher by :
ISBN : 0571132391
File Size : 50,6 Mb
Total Download : 917

This book is not only a rich and compelling narrative about Ricci's life in Italy, India, and China, but also a significant work of global history, in which intellectual, social, military, maritime, and religious themes are drawn together, juxtaposing the world of Counter-Reformation Europe with that of Ming China.
Category: China

The Death Of Woman Wang

The Death Of Woman Wang Author by : Jonathan Spence
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2008
Publisher by : Quercus Books
ISBN : 1847243428
File Size : 50,7 Mb
Total Download : 369

In The Death of Woman Wang the award-winning historian Jonathan Spence paints a vivid picture of an obscure time and place: provincial China in the late 17th century. Drawing on a range of sources, including local Chinese histories, the memoirs of scholars and other contemporary writings, Spence reconstructs an extraordinary tale of rural tragedy in a remote corner of the northeastern Chinese province of Shantung. Life in the county of T'an-ch'eng emerges as an endless cycle of floods, plagues, crop failures, banditry and heavy taxation. Against this turbulent background a tenacious tax collec
Category: China
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