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Chasing the dragon in Shanghai : Canada's early relations with China, 1858-1952

Author: John David Meehan
Publisher: Vancouver [B.C.] : UBC Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on a century of Canadian initiatives in Shanghai, this book offers unprecedented insight into early Sino-Canadian relations.

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Meehan, John.
Chasing the Dragon in Shanghai : Canada's Early Relations with China, 1858-1952.
Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2014
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John David Meehan
ISBN: 9780774820394 077482039X 9780774820370 0774820373
OCLC Number: 768304284
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 241 pages) : illustrations, map, portraits, digital file
Contents: Imperial overtures --
Establishing a presence --
The tide of nationalism --
A false security --
Forged in fire --
Preparing for the end --
Conclusion : From asymmetry to opportunity --
Appendix : List of Canadians interned in Shanghai (1943-45).
Responsibility: John D. Meehan.
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