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The Chinese experience in America

Shih-shan Henry Tsai - History - 1986 - 223 pages
How have the Chinese fared in America? What motivated them to come here in the nineteenth century? How were they received by native Americans? These are some of the questions ...
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Maritime Taiwan: Historical Encounters with the East and the West

Shih-shan Henry Tsai - History - 2009 - 265 pages
For centuries the island of Taiwan, 100 miles off the Asian mainland, has been a cross-roads for traders and settlers, pirates and military schemers from around the world ...
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Lee Teng-Hui and Taiwan's Quest for Identity

Shih-shan Henry Tsai - History - 2005 - 304 pages
The book is an account of Taiwan's evolving national consciousness told through the biography of its former President Lee Teng-hui - the central figure in the island's ...
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A Thousand Pieces of Gold

Adeline Yen Mah - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 272 pages
In this poignant memoir the New York Times bestselling author of Falling Leaves, Adeline Yen Mah, provides a fascinating window into the history and cultural soul of China ...
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Mountain of Fame: Portraits in Chinese History

John E. E. Wills Jr. - History - 1996 - 424 pages
Through biographies of China's most colorful and famous personalities, John Wills displays the five-thousand-year sweep of Chinese history from the legendary sage emperors to ...
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Broadening the Horizons of Chinese History: Discourses, Syntheses, and ...

History - 1999 - 274 pages
With 650,000 copies of his books in print around the world, especially in translation in Taiwan and China but also in Japanese, French, Spanish, Korean, and German editions ...
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China: A Macro History

Ray Huang - History - 1997
With the vision and attention to detail that were evident in his highly acclaimed 1587: A Year of No Significance, Ray Huang moves from micro to macro history in the stunning ...
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