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The Resource 1421 : the year China discovered the world, Gavin Menzies

1421 : the year China discovered the world, Gavin Menzies

Label
1421 : the year China discovered the world
Title
1421
Title remainder
the year China discovered the world
Statement of responsibility
Gavin Menzies
Title variation
Fourteen twenty-one
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On 8 March 1421 the largest fleet the world had ever seen sailed from China, commanded by Emperor Zhu Di to go to the 'end of the earth'. Their journey would last over two years and circle the entire globe. This historical detective story traces the astonishing voyages of the Chinese fleet
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Menzies, Gavin
Dewey number
  • 910.951
  • 910.9'51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Discoveries in geography
  • Voyages around the world
  • Geography
  • China
Label
1421 : the year China discovered the world, Gavin Menzies
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2625549
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
649 p, [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553815221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. facsims., maps, col. ports.
System control number
  • (HERTS)OLD1130827
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0005463954
Label
1421 : the year China discovered the world, Gavin Menzies
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2625549
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
649 p, [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553815221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. facsims., maps, col. ports.
System control number
  • (HERTS)OLD1130827
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0005463954

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