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Author Horner, Charles, 1943- author

Title Rising China and its postmodern fate : memories of empire in a new global context / Charles Horner
Published Athens : University of Georgia Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 224 pages)
Series Studies in security and international affairs
Studies in security and international affairs.
Contents A memory of empire: the new past of old China -- The Yuan Dynasty and the Pax Mongolica -- The Ming Dynasty and the Pax Sinica -- The Qing Dynasty and the Pax Manjurica -- The proletarian dynasty of Chairman Mao -- The history of the world as China's own -- China's continent and the world city -- A peaceful rise and memories of violence -- The strange death of the Soviet empire -- The Chinese people are a heap of loose sand -- Rising China's grand design
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-214) and index
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Subject Historiography -- China.
China -- History -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644 -- Historiography.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912 -- Historiography.
China -- History -- Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368 -- Historiography.
China -- Relations.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008049646
ISBN 0820335886 (electronic bk.)
9780820335889 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Rising China & its postmodern fate