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Ennin"s Travels in Tang China

Edwin O. Reischauer

Ennin"s Travels in Tang China

by Edwin O. Reischauer

  • 359 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Univ Microfilms Intl .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10299142M
    ISBN 10047107053X
    ISBN 109780471070535

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Ennin"s Travels in Tang China by Edwin O. Reischauer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ennin is a monk who traveled from Japan to China with a Japanese embassy to learn about Buddhism. In this precie of his travel daries, Reischauer describes what Ennin encountered and comments on its importance. This provides detailed and fascinating insight into both Japanese practices and life in China 5/5(2).

Ennin is a monk who traveled from Japan to China with a Japanese embassy to learn about Buddhism. In this precie of his travel daries, Reischauer describes what Ennin encountered and comments on its importance.

This provides detailed and fascinating insight into both Japanese practices and life in China Cited by: Community Reviews. Ennin was a Japanese monk who traveled to China and lived there for around nine years during the 9th century/Tang dynasty. Reischauer translated a /5. Try the new Google Books.

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Ennin's Travels in Tang China Photocopy edition by Edwin O. Reischauer. 3 Want to read; Published June by Univ Microfilms Intl. Written in EnglishCited by: Sometimes ranked among the best travelogues in world literature, it is a key source of information on life in Tang China and Silla Korea and offers a rare glimpse of the Silla personality Jang Bogo.

Edwin Oldfather Reischauer (Tokyo, Octo September 1, ) was the leading U.S. educator and noted scholar of the history and culture of. Ennin's travel books are precious as historical sources, although they have some errors.

His book was the first written document about China and its life by a foreigner. He did not write an evaluation of what he saw, but rather wrote about religious matters and Chinese life under the Tang Dynasty. His diary is a good source on the practice of popular Buddhism in : Ennin (AD or – ).

Ennin's Travels in Tang China 作者: Edwin O. Reischauer 出版社: Univ Microfilms Intl 出版年: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分. 第一页; 前一页; 后一页 > 我来写短评我来写短评 > Ennin's Travels in Tang China 作者: Edwin O.

Reischauer isbn: X 书名: Ennin's Travels in Tang China 定价: USD 出版社: Univ Microfilms Intl 装帧: Paperback 出版年: Ennin's travels in Tʻang China. New York, Ronald Press Company [] (OCoLC) Online version: Reischauer, Edwin O.

(Edwin Oldfather), Ennin's travels in Tʻang China. New York, Ronald Press Company [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Ennin; Ennin: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: 円仁(); Edwin O Reischauer.

Stranger in T'ang China; ENNIN'S DIARY. The Record of a Pilgrimage to China in Search of the Law. Translated from the Chinese by Edwin O.

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The Great Tang Records on the Western Regions is a narrative of Xuanzang's nineteen-year journey from Chang'an in central China to the Western Regions of Chinese Buddhist scholar traveled through the Silk Road regions of what is today Xinjiang in northwest China, as well as neighboring areas in Central Asia and south China.

Beyond these Chinese locations, Xuanzang also Simplified Chinese: 大唐西域记. "This new collection of Tang dynasty tales translated from the Taiping Guangji is an outstanding new resource for students of stories are well-chosen to represent the fascinating breadth of medieval Chinese culture—tales of romance, politics, revenge, and interactions with the supernatural bring to life the richness of medieval religion and society.

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Xi'an, located in central-northwest China, records the great changes of the country just like a living history book. Called Chang'an (meaning the eternal city) in ancient times, it is one of the birthplaces of the ancient Chinese civilization in the Yellow River Basin area.

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Lin, the son of a Chinese Presbyterian minister. Mainland Chinese citizens made million trips across their borders in (according to China Outbound Tourism Research Institute) - a Author: Sally Peck.the Tang capital at Ch’ang-an and murdered the last Tang emperor, a child.

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