The Search for Modern China

The Search for Modern China A Documentary Collection

Third edition

Paperback (23 Aug 2013)

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Publisher's Synopsis

The new edition of this outstanding documents collection displays a stronger blend of social history-pieces reflecting everyday life, family, social networks, and culture-and political history-critical proclamations, treaties, laws, and other public acts. Many of the documents are translated into English for the first time and available only in this book.

Informative headnotes accompany the selections, providing context and helping students with unfamiliar names, places, and events. This collection is the perfect source for a firsthand look at modern Chinese history.  

Book information

ISBN: 9780393920857
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Imprint: W.W. Norton and Company
Pub date:
Edition: Third edition
DEWEY: 951.03
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: xxiv, 625
Weight: 838g
Height: 235mm
Width: 156mm
Spine width: 22mm