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Author Crossley, Pamela Kyle
Title The wobbling pivot, China since 1800 : an interpretive history / Pamela Kyle Crossley
Imprint Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  DS755 .C76 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020712999
 Modern History Library  951 C951    AVAILABLE    30550100476702
Descript xvii, 307 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [274]-294) and index
The wobbling pivot -- Sources of order under the Qing Empire -- Sources of disorder under the Qing Empire -- Essay: Strategic borders -- Qing and the world -- Essay: Rebel heroines -- Visionaries -- Essay: Hunan takes the lead -- Essay: Water -- Beiyang ascendancy -- Cultural Revolution -- Essay: Manchus as minorities -- War -- The Ubiquitous center -- Essay: Minerals -- Essay: Health risks -- Gravity
Subject China -- History -- 19th century
China -- History -- 20th century
China -- History -- 2002-
Central-local government relations -- China -- History
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