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Wealth and Power - a book by Schell, Orville

Wealth and Power

China's Long March to the Twenty-First Century

Wealth and Power( )
Author: Schell, Orville
Delury, John
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Random House Publishing Group
Imprint:Random House
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

Through a series of lively and absorbing 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 decline, intellectual upheaval, foreign occupation, civil war,nbsp;andnbsp;revolution,nbsp;manage to burst forth onto the world stage with such an impressive run of...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Political Science / World / Asian
Business & Economics / Economic Conditions
History / Asia / China
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.4 x 9.51 x 1.35 Inches
Book Weight:1.78 Pounds
Author Biography
Schell, Orville (Author)
Orville Schell, dean of the Graduate School of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley, is the author of "Mandate of Heaven", "Discos & Democracy", "The China Reader", & twelve other books. His articles have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, & Newsweek, among others. He lives with his wife & children in the San Francisco Bay Area.


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