Why was Nanjing the capital of Emperor Taizu?
How did Jinyi Wei and East and West factories come into being in the Ming Dynasty?
Why did capitalism sprout in Ming Dynasty?
Did the Ming Dynasty die from "factory" and "party struggle", or "foreign" and "roving rebels"?
Ming Dynasty is the era of absolute imperial power, abolish the prime minister system, xing literary prison, build jinyiwei, set up east and west factories, centralized development to the peak; However, the Ming Dynasty was also a relatively developed stage of commodity economy, which was called "the germination of capitalism". What is the unique existence of this dynasty in Chinese history?
Open this book, let us follow the history master Wu Han to see the true face of the Ming Dynasty, understand why it rose, why it died.
About the author
He is a famous Chinese historian and one of the pioneers and founders of modern Ming history research.
In his early years, he was admitted to the Chinese Public School and became a protege of Hu Shi. Later, he majored in Ming history at Tsinghua University and wrote more than 40 essays during his university years, which was favored by celebrities in the history circle at that time. After graduating from university, he stayed in school to teach Ming history.
His representative works include Biography of Zhu Yuanzhang and Mirror of History.