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The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom

America and China, 1776 to the Present

The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom( )
Author: Pomfret, John
Publication Date:Nov 2016
Publisher:Henry Holt & Company
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $40.00
Book Description:

A remarkable history of thetwo-centuries-old relationshipbetween the United States andChina, from the RevolutionaryWar to the present day

From the clipper ships that ventured to Canton hauling cargos of American ginseng to swap Chinese tea, to the US warships facing off against China's growing navy in the South China Sea, from the Yankee missionaries who brought Christianity and education to China, to the Chinese who built the American West,...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Political Science / International Relations / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.41 x 9.59 x 1.54 Inches
Book Weight:2.046 Pounds

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