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The making of China

main themes in premodern Chinese history

by Chun-shu Chang

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History.,
    • China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 346-347.

      Statementedited by Chun-shu Chang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS735 .C365
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 347 p. ;
      Number of Pages347
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5183203M
      ISBN 100135456401
      LC Control Number75001045

      A New Literary History of Modern China. Edited by David Der-wei Wang. Featuring over Chinese and non-Chinese contributors, this landmark volume, edited by David Der-wei Wang, explores unconventional forms as well as traditional genres, emphasizes Chinese authors’ influence on foreign writers as well as China’s receptivity to outside literary influences, and . Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Waley, Adolf Simon, Re-making of China. New York: Dutton, [] (OCoLC)

      Examining the centrality of legal personality in China’s historical story, seen from the angle of cement manufacturing corporations, it offers an alternative historical perspective on the making of the modern Chinese States and delves into the involvement of larger-than-life historical figures of modern China such as Yuan Shikai, Chiang Kai. The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II is a bestselling non-fiction book written by Iris Chang about the – Nanking Massacre, the massacre and atrocities committed by the Imperial Japanese Army after it captured Nanjing, then capital of China, during the Second Sino-Japanese describes the events leading up to the Nanking Massacre .

      The China Diary of George H. W. Bush offers an intimate look at this fundamental period of international history, marks a monumental contribution to our understanding of U.S.-China relations, and sheds light on the ideals of a global president in the making.   A joke in China suggests that Trump’s Chinese name is Chuan Jianguo, or “Build-the-Country Trump.”That’s because Build-the-Country is a common revolutionary name among Communist patriots.


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