The History and Archaeology of the Koguryŏ Kingdom

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Hardback: $50.00
ISBN-13: 9780988692855
Published: July 2016

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520 pages | 188 b&w and color figures, 37 maps
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  • About the Book
  • This volume contains twelve studies on the history and archaeology of the Koguryŏ kingdom, which existed from the first century B.C. to 668, its territories encompassing the northern part of the Korean peninsula and much of southern Manchuria. The studies presented here were written by specialists in various disciplines, covering issues in Koguryŏ’s political history, its archaeological remains, its mortuary system and tomb art, and its place in historiography.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Mark E. Byington, Editor

      Mark E. Byington, founder and project director of the Early Korea Project at the Korea Institute, Harvard University, serves also as editor of Early Korea, an edited serial publication focused on early Korean history and archaeology. He is also the series editor for the Early Korea Project Occasional Series. His primary research interest centers on the formation and development of early Korean states, particularly Koguryŏ and Puyŏ.