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VII.A. ATLASES AND MAPS

VII.A.1. Historical Atlases

The most authoritative maps of Sung China are in:
R3020/447(6)
Ref (C) G2306.S1 C55 1982
LoC: G2306.S1 C55 1982
Chung-kuo li-shih ti-t'u chi, vol. 6: Sung Liao Chin shih-ch'i
中國歷史地圖集:宋遼金時期
(Historical atlas of China: Sung, Liao, and Chin periods).
T'an Ch'i-hsiang 譚其驤, general editor.
Shanghai: Ti-t'u ch'u-pan, 1982. 115 p.

This work includes 44 maps for Sung, Liao, and Chin at different periods. The introduction explains the choices made. Maps contain both present-day and Sung-period locations for urban centers, administrative boundaries, and geographical features. There is a place-name index. In accuracy, if not in scale, this work supersedes:
R3080.8/4234
LoC: G2306.S1 Y3 1906 (Map) Cage
Li‑tai yü‑ti yen-ko‑t'u, ts'e 30, Sung ti-li chih t'u
歷代輿地沿革圖,宋地理志圖
(Maps of changes in historical geography: Maps of the Sung Treatise on geography).
Yang Shou-ching 楊守敬comp.
1906 edition (also rpt. Taipei: Lien-ching, 1975)

which is based on the "Treatise on Administrative Geography" in the Sung History. This work is indexed by:
R3080.8/4234
LoC: G2306.S1 Y3 1906 (Map) Cage
Li-tai yü-ti yen-ko-t'u so-yin
歷代輿地沿革圖索引
(Index to the Li-tai yü-ti yen-ko-t'u)
Ch'iao Yen-kuan 喬衍琯 comp.
Taipei: Lien-ching ch'u-pan she, 1982. 1300 p.

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