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Strangers on the Western Front : Chinese workers in the Great War

Author: Guoqi Xu
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard Univ. Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During World War I, Britain and France imported workers from their colonies to labor behind the front lines. The single largest group of support labor came not from imperial colonies, however, but  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Guoqi Xu
ISBN: 9780674049994 0674049993
OCLC Number: 711851603
Notes: Erscheint: September 2010.
Description: VIII, 336 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Xu Guoqi.
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This is the first comprehensive study of the roughly 140,000 Chinese laborers who worked in France during the Great War. Filled with rich details and based on extensive archival research, the book Read more...

 
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