8 edition of The empire of the text found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-203) and index.
|Other titles||Writing and authority in early imperial China|
|Statement||Christopher Leigh Connery.|
|LC Classifications||PL2262 .C75 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 209 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||209|
|ISBN 10||0847687384, 0847687392|
|LC Control Number||98022604|
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1 Summary 2 Publication historyPublisher: Harvard University Press. This book recovers the religious roots of Europe's first global order, by tracing the evolution of a religious vision of empire through the lives of Jesuits working in the missions of early modern Brazil and India.
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Empire of the Sun is a novel by English writer J. Ballard; it was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.
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