Map Wu bei zhi

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Wu bei zhi
Contributor Names
Mao, Yuanyi, 1594-1640.
Created / Published
[China : s.n. ; not before 1644]
Subject Headings
-  Military art and science--China--History--Maps
-  China--History--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644--Sources
-  Zheng, He,--1371-1435
-  China
-  Wood block print.
-  "Juan 240" shows Zheng He's voyager route from Nanjing, passing through South East Asia, Indian Ocean, Red Sea, all the way to Persian Gulf.
-  Early Qing Dynasty ed., prefaced Tianqi 1 (1621).
-  Juan (chapter) 240 is one of 80 volumes in 8 cases (30 x 19 cm.).
-  "Wu bei zhi juan er bai si shi."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  The 80 vols. set is kept in Chinese Rare Book Cage.
-  On double leaves, oriental style.
1 atlas (1 v. (unpaged)) : maps ; 30 x 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G2306.R5 M3 1644
Library of Congress Asian Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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Mao, Yuanyi. Wu Bei Zhi. [China: s.n. ; not before, 1644] Map.

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Mao, Y. (1644) Wu Bei Zhi. [China: s.n. ; not before] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Mao, Yuanyi. Wu Bei Zhi. [China: s.n. ; not before, 1644] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.

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