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French, Paul 1966-

Overview
Works: 25 works in 110 publications in 3 languages and 8,424 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography  Diaries  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV6535.C43, 364.1523092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul French
Midnight in Peking : how the murder of a young Englishwoman haunted the last days of old China by Paul French( Book )
34 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historian and China expert Paul French uncovers the truth behind the notorious unsolved 1937 murder of Pamela Werner, and offers a rare glimpse of the last days of colonial Peking
Oil on water tankers, pirates and the rise of China by Paul French( )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The uninterrupted flow of oil is essential to globalization and increasingly so as manufacturing and markets move Eastwards to Asia. This book looks at the way oil is moved and consumed mixing reportage, examples, and hard-hitting facts
Through the looking glass China's foreign journalists from Opium Wars to Mao by Paul French( )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The convulsive history of foreign journalists in China starts with newspapers printed in the European factories of Canton in the 1820s. It also starts with a duel between two editors over the future of China and ends with a fistfight in Shanghai over the revolution. This book tells the story of China's foreign journalists
The old Shanghai A-Z by Paul French( )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an anecdotal guide to every street in Shanghai, detailing many landmarks and stories associated with its best-known avenues
400 million customers by Carl Crow( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese as seen by an American businessman
Carl Crow - a tough old China hand the life, times and adventures of an American in Shanghai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
North Korea : the paranoid peninsula--a modern history by Paul French( Book )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This accessible, up-to-date and comprehensive introduction to North Korea provides as overview of the politics, economics and history of the DPRK, with particular emphasis on the economic situation since the collapse of the Soviet Union, and Pyongyang's relationship with the US leading up to the current nuclear crisis."--Jacket
Fat China : how expanding waistlines are changing a nation by Paul French( Book )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An analysis of the growing problem of obesity in China and its relationship to the nation's changing diet, lifestyle trends and healthcare system. -- Book Description
North Korea : state of paranoia by Paul French( Book )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Juche nation : beloved leaders, brilliant thoughts, power cuts and empty shelves. A normal day in Pyongyang ; The Juche state : political theory in North Korea ; The revolutionary dynasty : leadership in North Korea -- The economics of North Korea : Chollima, speed battles, collapse and famine. Economics Pyongyang style : command and control ; The worst of times : food, famine, and the arduous march ; The start of a sort of reform : change and regime survival ; The reality of reform : a case study of Sinuiju Diplomacy and military : foreign relations, nuclear crisis and self-defence. Don't poke the snake : US-DPRK relations ; Nuclear ambitions revealed : bluster, brinkmanship or battle? ; 'Military first' emerges -- Change, collapse, and reunification. One Korea : the dream of reunification ; Kim3 : the dynasty continues ; How will the story end? -- Still the world's most dangerous tripwire
Carl Crow, a tough old China hand : the life, times and adventures of an American in Shanghai by Paul French( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carl Crow arrived in Shanghai in 1911 and made the city his home for the next quarter of a century, working there as a journalist, newspaper proprietor, and groundbreaking adman. He also did stints as a hostage negotiator, emergency police sergeant, gentleman farmer, go-between for the American government, and propagandist. In the 1930s Crow wrote a pioneering book - 400 Million Customers - that encouraged a flood of businesses into the China market in an intriguing foreshadowing of today's boom
One billion shoppers : accessing Asiaʼs consuming passions and fast-moving markets- after the meltdown by Paul French( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jing li kan Zhongguo : cong ya pian zhan zheng dao Mao Zedong shi dai de zhu hua wai guo ji zhe by Paul French( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Badlands : decadent playground of old Peking by Paul French( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Badlands, a warren of narrow hutongs in the eastern district of pre-communist Peking, had its heyday in the 1930s. These vignettes of eight non-Chinese residents of the precinct - White Russians, Americans and Europeans - bring the Badlands back to life, providing a short but potent account of a place and a way of life until now forgotten
Midnight in Peking how the murder of a young Englishwoman haunted the last days of old China by Paul French( Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historian and China expert Paul French uncovers the truth behind the notorious murder of Pamela Werner, and offers a rare glimpse of the last days of colonial Peking
The long road back to China : along the Burma Road to China's wartime capital in 1939 by Carl Crow( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Badlands by Paul French( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Badlands : more stories from Midnight in Peking by Paul French( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Midnight in Peking [how the murder of a young Englishwoman haunted the last days of old China] by Paul French( )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historian and China expert Paul French uncovers the truth behind the notorious murder of Pamela Werner, and offers a rare glimpse of the last days of colonial Peking
Fu tai : yao wei gai bian ZHongguo by Paul French( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (99)
Chinese (5)
French (1)
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