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The dragon and the foreign devils : China and the world, 1100 B.C. to the present

Author: Harry Gregor Gelber
Publisher: New York : Walker & Company, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Explores the present and future of China from the perspective of its past foreign relations, ranging from the invasions of the steppe horsemen and Mongol conquests to its fluid modern-day dynamic with the East and rapid economic growth.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gelber, Harry Gregor.
Dragon and the foreign devils.
New York : Walker & Company, ©2007
(OCoLC)647521049
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Gregor Gelber
ISBN: 9780802715913 0802715915
OCLC Number: 123754145
Description: xii, 492 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Creation : from origins to the Qin (1100 BC to 206 BC) --
From the Han to the Sui (206 BC to AD 581) --
High culture and the collapse : the Sui, Tang and Song (AD 581 to 1276) --
The coming of the Mongols (AD 1210 to 1368) --
The Ming, South Sea barbarians and missionaries (AD 1368 to 1644) --
Manchus and Russians (AD 1644 to 1727) --
Europeans, missions and trade (AD 1719 to 1816) --
The Mandate of Heaven dissolves (AD 1816 to 1860) --
Collapse and revolution (AD 1860 to 1911) --
The dragon pawn (AD 1912 to 1941) --
China in a new world order (AD 1941 to 1949) --
The new emperor (AD 1949 to 1976) --
Reassertion (AD 1976 to 2001) --
Towards the future?
Responsibility: Harry G. Gelber.

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Explores the present and future of China from the perspective of its past foreign relations, ranging from the invasions of the steppe horsemen and Mongol conquests to its fluid modern-day dynamic with the East and rapid economic growth.

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