Korean History in Maps
Cambridge University Press, Dec 15, 2014 - History - 196 pages
Korean History in Maps is a beautifully presented, full-color atlas covering all periods of Korean history from prehistoric times to the present day. It is the first atlas of its kind to be specifically designed for students in English-speaking countries. There is a map for each era in Korean history, showing every major kingdom or polity that existed on the Korean peninsula, and maps are also included for topics of additional historical interest, including each major war that took place. In addition, the atlas contains chronologies, lists of monarchs, and overviews of the politics, economy, society, and culture for each era which are complemented by numerous photos and full color images of artifacts, paintings, and architectural structures. This fascinating historical atlas is a complete reference work and unique teaching tool for all scholars and students of Korean and East Asian history.
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THE GEOGRAPHY OF THE KOREAN PENINSULA
The Beginning of the Bronze Age
Chronology of Goguryeo
Chronology of Baekje
Chronology of Silla
The Spread of Buddhism
GORYEO 69 The Open Ports
THE LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY 105 OVERVIEW OF THE JAPANESE OCCUPATION PERIOD
THE JAPANESE OCCUPATION PERIOD 113 THE COLD WAR
THE LIBERATION PERIOD AND THE KOREAN WAR 127 OVERVIEW OF NORTH KOREA
NORTH KOREA DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF KOREA 141 11 SOUTH KOREA REPUBLIC OF KOREA 151 OVERVIEW OF SOUTH...
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Amnok Yalu army Baekdu Baekje Balhae Battle Beginning bronze Buddhism Busan capital century BCE Cheongcheon River China Chinese CHUNGCHEONG comfort women commandery Confucian culture Daedong River Daegu Dok Island Duman Tumen EAST SEA Sea EIGHTH MONTH established Eulchuk Eulmi Eulsa faction FOURTH MONTH Gabo Gaeseong GANGWON Gapsin Gaya Geum River Gichuk Goguryeo Goryeo Gwangju Gyechuk Gyemi GYEONGGI Gyeongjin Gyeongju Gyeongo Gyeongsang Gyeongsul HAMGYEONG HWANGHAE Imjin River Incheon invasion Japanese Jeju JEOLLA Jeongchuk Jeonghae Jeongmi Jeonju Joseon period Khitan King Korean peninsula Lelang Liao River Major cities military Museum of Korea Nakdong National Museum NINTH MONTH North officials Palace peasant People’s province PYEONGAN Pyongyang River Daedong River River Taizi River SEA EAST SEA Sea of Japan SECOND MONTH Seoul SEVENTH MONTH Silla Sinchuk South Korea statelets Tang THIRD MONTH Three Kingdoms tomb trade troops Tsushima TWELFTH MONTH Ulleung Wonsan YELLOW SEA YELLOW SEA EAST