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Author Xue, Fengxuan, author
Title Aomen wu bai nian. English
Macau through 500 years : emergence and development of an untypical Chinese city / Victor F.S. Sit
Imprint Singapore : Silkroad Press, [2013]
book jacket
 傅{21426  WX HT384.C62 M117 2013    DUE 02-07-23  計劃用書  30530001266907
Edition English edition
Descript xviii, 258 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 36 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-256) and index
The changing perspectives of China and the west on power at sea -- The golden century (1550-1643) -- Protracted decline : opium trafficking and an aggressive imperial outpost (1644-1844) -- Colonization : expansion and modernization (1845-1949) -- Contemporary Macau, a world-class gambling, tourist and exposition city (1950-2010)
Subject Cities and towns -- China -- Macau (Special Administrative Region) -- Growth -- History
Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) -- History
Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) -- Social conditions
Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) -- Politics and government
Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) -- Economic conditions
Alt Title Macau through five hundred years
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