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Author Musgrove, Charles D., 1970- author.
Title China's contested capital : architecture, ritual, and response in Nanjing / Charles D. Musgrove.
Published Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2013.
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 Floor2  DS797.56.N365 M87 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 316 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Spatial habitus
Spatial habitus (Series)
Note Published in China by Hong Kong University Press.
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.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-303) and index.
Subject Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- History.
Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- Politics and government.
Architecture -- Political aspects -- China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng)
City planning -- China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng)
China -- History -- 1928-1937.
ISBN 0824836286 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780824836283 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard # 40022617053
OCLC number 818728359