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At the Crossroads of Empires

Middlemen, Social Networks, and State-Building in Republican Shanghai

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Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Asia - China,
  • Sociology - General,
  • History / China,
  • 20th century,
  • China,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences),
  • Shanghai,
  • Social networks

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNara Dillon (Editor), Jean Oi (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11275249M
    ISBN 100804756198
    ISBN 109780804756198

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: Local crossroads, global networks, and frontier cities / Jay Gitlin, Barbara Berglund, and Adam Arenson --Precedents: imperial plans and commercial ventures --The European frontier city in early modern Asia: Goa, Macau, and Manila / Alan Gallay --Colonial.


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It is both a readable and in-depth study a valuable work that is required reading for scholars and Price: $ Introduction: Narratives of the Albany Congress --Part I: Paths within the empire --A local path to Albany: the Mohawk Valley --An imperial path to Albany: the British Empire and Britannia's Americans --A provincial path to Albany: Benjamin Franklin and colonial union --Part II: At the crossroads --Treaty-making at Albany: setting and.

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