Land Without Ghosts: Chinese Impressions of America from the Mid-Nineteenth Century to the Present / Edition 1

Land Without Ghosts: Chinese Impressions of America from the Mid-Nineteenth Century to the Present / Edition 1

by R. David Arkush
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0520084241

ISBN-13: 9780520084247

Pub. Date: 09/20/1993

Publisher: University of California Press


Americans have long been fascinated with European views of the United States. The many Chinese commentaries on America, however, have remained largely unavailable to the English reader. Land without Ghosts presents for the first time selections on America from Chinese writings over the last 150 years. Included are extracts from the travel diaries of

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Americans have long been fascinated with European views of the United States. The many Chinese commentaries on America, however, have remained largely unavailable to the English reader. Land without Ghosts presents for the first time selections on America from Chinese writings over the last 150 years. Included are extracts from the travel diaries of nineteenth-century diplomats, a first-hand account of blacks in 1930s Alabama and of the young white Communists working to organize them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520084247
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
09/20/1993
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)

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