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Author Cohen, Paul A
Title Speaking to history : the story of King Goujian in twentieth-century China / Paul A. Cohen ; with a foreword by John R. Gillis
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009
book jacket
 Modern History Library  931.03092 C678    DUE 07-27-23    30550100449964
 Ethnology Library  DS774.5 .C8 2009    AVAILABLE    30520020692399
 CLP Library  782.817 154/ C678    AVAILABLE    30580003040115
Descript xxiv, 354 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Asia--local studies/global themes ; 16
Asia--local studies/global themes ; 16
Note "Philip E. Lilienthal Asian Studies Endowment Fund imprint."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-337) and index
The Goujian story in antiquity -- The burden of national humiliation: late Qing and republican years -- The plight of Chiang Kai-shek's Taiwan -- Crisis and response: the Woxin changdan fever of the early 1960s -- Political allegory in the 1980s: Xiao Jun and Bai Hua -- The Goujian story in a privatizing China -- Conclusion: cross-cultural perspectives
Subject China -- History -- 20th century
Goujian, d. 465 B.C
Alt Title Story of King Goujian in twentieth-century China
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