Restless Empire: China and the World Since 1750

Restless Empire: China and the World Since 1750

by Odd Arne Westad
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465019331

ISBN-13: 2900465019334

Pub. Date: 08/28/2012

Publisher: Basic Books

A prize-winning historian and expert on Chinese foreign relations examines China's relationship to the outside world for the past 250 years, showing how the past will set the course for China's future.

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A prize-winning historian and expert on Chinese foreign relations examines China's relationship to the outside world for the past 250 years, showing how the past will set the course for China's future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900465019334
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
08/28/2012
Pages:
528

Table of Contents

A Note on Chinese Pronunciation ix

Empire 1

1 Metamorphosis 19

2 Imperialisms 53

3 Japan 87

4 Republic 123

5 Foreigners 171

6 Abroad 213

7 War 247

8 Communism 285

9 China Alone 333

10 China's America 365

11 China's Asia 405

Modernities 439

Suggestions for Further Reading 471

Acknowledgments 477

Notes 479

Index 501

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