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Prof. Dr. Angela Schottenhammer,
Professor of Chinese Middle Period & Early Modern World History
KU Leuven, Faculty of Arts, History Department
Blijde Inkomststraat 21 – bus 3307
B–3000 Leuven
Tel.: +32 16 33 06 33

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Image sources:

Title: 1710 First Japanese Buddhist Map of the World Showing Europe, America, and Africa – Geographicus – Nansen Bushu-hotan.

Chinese Sources on Maritime Asia: 長崎港図|Chinese Ships at Nagasaki, Unidentified Artist ca. 1840, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

ERC AdG Transpacific: Image 12 of Juan 3 and Image 1 of Juan 4, Aleni, Giulio, Zeng Yi, Tingyun Yang, Zhicao LI, Xianggao Ye, Matteo Ricci, and Chinese Rare Book Collection. Zhi Fang Wai Ji: Liu Juan, Juan Shou Yi Juan. [Min i.e. Fujian Sheng: publisher not identified, Ming Tianqi 3 nian, 1623] Image.

Video Documentation – Piracy in Historical Asia: Wakō zukan 倭寇图卷 (Scroll showing Wakō pirates in action), late Ming 明 dynasty (1368–1644), an illustrated map showing attacking Wakō pirates and Chinese defence measures. Courtesy of the Historiographical Institute (Shiryō hensanjo 史料編纂所), University of Tōkyō.

Seafaring, Trade and Knowledge Transfer:清國漂流圖 (Call Number: ル2 3129), Waseda University Library.

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