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By Paul A. Cohen

This quantity incorporates a variety of articles on sleek chinese language historical past and historiography written by way of one of many top educational specialists at the topic. the writer presents a critique of older techniques to nineteenth-century heritage and gives robust reinterpretations of such key occasions within the fresh heritage of China because the boxer uprising, Mao's ascension to strength in 1949, and the method of political and fiscal reform within the post-Mao period. it is a powerful assortment with a purpose to be of huge curiosity to students of East Asian history.

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