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Chinese Notes

Book of Wei 《魏書》

The tenth of the standard Chinese histories, compiled by 魏收 Wei Shou, covering the Northern Wei and Eastern Wei dynasties from 386 to 550

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Source

Wikisource, accessed 2018-05-26, https://zh.wikisource.org/wiki/魏書.

English translations

  • Dien, Albert E 2014, “The Disputation at Pengcheng: Accounts from the Wei Shu and Song Shu,” In Wendy Swartz et al eds Early Medieval China: A Sourcebook, e-book, New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 57-84. This chapter contains parts of volume 59.
  • Lee, Jen-Der 2014, “Crime and Punishment: the Case of Liu Hui in the Wei Shu,” In Wendy Swartz et al eds Early Medieval China: A Sourcebook, e-book, New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 181-184. This chapter contains parts of volume 111.
  • Discussion

    1. Klein, Kenneth 2015, “Wei shu 魏書,” In Early Medieval Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide, edited by Albert E Dien, Cynthia Louise Chennault, Keith Nathaniel Knapp, and Alan J Berkowitz, Berkeley: Institute of East Asian Studies University of California, pp. 368-372.
    2. Wu, Huaiqi and Chi Zhen 2018, An Historical Sketch of Chinese Historiographyi>, E-Book. Berlin: Springer, pp. 228-234.