Warriors and wailers : one hundred ancient Chinese jobs you might have relished or reviled / by Sarah Tsiang ; art by Martha Newbigging.

Author
Tsiang, Sarah, 1978- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Toronto [Ontario] : Annick Press, [2012]
  • Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, 2018.
  • ©2012
Description
1 online resource (96 pages) : coloured illustrations, map.

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Restrictions note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Notes
Issued as part of the desLibris books collection.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (page 94) and index.
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents
What happened when? -- Rank and honor -- Education -- Women in imperial China -- Religion and schools of thought -- Imperial jobs -- Noble jobs -- Civil service jobs -- Academic jobs -- Religious jobs -- Life, death, and well-being jobs Law and order and military jobs -- Peasant jobs -- Corvee labor, convict labor, and slavery jobs -- Artisans and performers -- Merchants and service worker jobs -- Illegal jobs.
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Also available in print version.
Other title(s)
One hundred ancient Chinese jobs you might have relished or reviled.
ISBN
  • 9781554516902 (electronic)
  • (paperback)
  • (bound)
OCLC
875540343
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