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Wealth and Power

China's Long March to the Twenty-First Century

Wealth and Power( )
Author: Schell, Orville
Delury, John
ISBN:978-0-679-64347-0
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, and revolution, manage to burst forth onto the world stage with such an impressive run of hyperdevelopment and...
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Pages:496
Detailed Subjects: History / Asia / China
Business & Economics / Economic Conditions
Political Science / World / Asian
Biography & Autobiography / General
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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