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When America first met China : an exotic history of tea, drugs, and money in the Age of Sail /

Ancient China collides with newfangled America in this epic tale of opium smugglers, sea pirates, and dueling clipper ships. Full description

Main Author: Dolin, Eric Jay.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Liveright Pub. Corp., 2012
Edition: 1st ed.
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Contents: "The adventurous pursuits of commerce" -- The Middle Kingdom -- China dreams -- The "new people" -- China rush -- The golden ghetto -- China through American eyes -- The Opium War -- Racing the wind -- Fading fortune -- Echoes of the past.
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