Discussion on the War between Song and Xia in Xining Period
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- 陈朝阳; 진조양; Chen, zhaoyang
- 沽山中國學報, 08/29/2021, Vol. 4, p. 31-52
During the reign of the nine emperors of the Northern Song Dynasty, the relationship between each emperor and Xixia has distinct characteristics. The Song Xia war lasted from April 1070 to May 1071.This article intend to make an in-depth review of the Emperor Shenzong of Song’s arrangements and his reflection on the war,including border ministers after the outbreak of the war and the guarantee of strategic materials and so on. The officials of the Bureau of Military Affairs (shumiyuan枢密院) and the Palace Secretariat (zhongshusheng 中 书省) also had a more sober understanding of the bilateral relations between Song and Xia, which determined the Shenzong Dynasty's attitude towards Xixia and its border policy for a long time.
北宋历九帝，每位皇帝在位期间和西夏的关系都有比较鲜明的特点。熙宁三年 至熙宁四年之间宋夏爆发战争，本文就战争爆发后宋方对边臣的安排，战略物资 的保障以及对战争的反思进行深入的梳理，这次战争使宋神宗和两府官员对宋夏 之间的关系有了更为清醒的认识，决定了此后神宗朝相当长一段时间对西夏的态 度和边境政策。