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1424 Deaths - Yongle Emperor, Emperor Go-Kameyama, Jan I Ka, Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas, John Stewart, Earl of Buchan (Paperback) Loot Price: R284
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 24. Chapters: Yongle Emperor, Emperor Go-Kameyama, Jan i ka, Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas, John Stewart, Earl of Buchan, Braccio da Montone, Muzio Sforza, Ernest, Duke of Austria, Joan II, Countess of Auvergne, Philip Repyngdon, Catherine, Princess of Asturias, Johannes Ambundii, Cuneyt Bey of Ayd n, Lorenzo Monaco, Johannes Abezier, Isabella of Aragon, Nicholas Bubwith, Ulick an Fhiona Burke, Mansur ad-Din of Adal, Abd al-Karim al-Jili, Nicholas Love, John VIII, Count of Harcourt, Jordi de Sant Jordi, Elisabeth of Cleves, Veera Vijaya Bukka Raya, Philip le Despencer, 2nd Baron le Despencer, Lucia Visconti, Intha Racha. Excerpt: The Yongle Emperor (Traditional Chinese: Simplified Chinese: pinyin: Y ngle; Wade-Giles: Yung-lo; IPA: ) (2 May 1360 - 12 August 1424), born Zhu Di (Chu Ti), was the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty of China from 1402 to 1424. His Chinese era name Yongle means "Perpetual Happiness." He was the Prince of Yan ( ), possessing a heavy military base in Beiping. He became known as Chengzu of Ming Dynasty ( also written Cheng Zu, or Ch'eng Tsu (Cheng Tsu) in Wade-Giles) after becoming emperor (self title). He became emperor by conspiring to usurp the throne which was against Hongwu Emperor's wishes. He moved the capital from Nanjing to Beijing where it was located in the following generations, and constructed the Forbidden City there. After its dilapidation and disuse during the Yuan Dynasty and Hongwu's reign, the Yongle Emperor had the Grand Canal of China repaired and reopened in order to supply the new capital of Beijing in the north with a steady flow of goods and southern foodstuffs. He commissioned most of the exploratory sea voyages of Zheng He. During his reign the monumental Yongle Encyclopedia was completed. Although his father Zhu Yuanzhang was reluctant to do so when he was ...

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Imprint: Books LLC, Wiki Series
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2011
First published: July 2011
Authors: Source Wikipedia
Editors: Books Llc
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 1mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 26
ISBN-13: 978-1-155-13697-4
Barcode: 9781155136974
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LSN: 1-155-13697-7

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