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Wealth and power : China's long march to the twenty-first century /

"Through a series of ... portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today's foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country's rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Full description

Main Author: Schell, Orville,
Other Authors: Delury, John,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Random House, 2013
Edition: First edition.
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Contents: Introduction: Wealth and power -- Humiliation: Wei Yuan -- Self-strengthening: Feng Guifen -- Western methods/Chinese core: Empress dowager Cixi -- New citizen: Liang Qichao -- A sheet of loose sand: Sun Yat-sen -- New youth: Chen Duxiu -- Unification: Chiang Kai-shek -- Not a dinner party: Mao Zedong, part I -- Creative destruction: Mao Zedong, part II -- Black cat white cat: Deng Xiaoping, part I -- Turmoil: Deng Xiaoping, part II -- Entering the world: Zhu Rongji -- No enemies, no hatred: Liu Xiaobo -- Conclusion: Rejuvenation.
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