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Ancestral leaves : a family journey through Chinese history / Joseph W. Esherick.

Author/creator Esherick, Joseph
Other author/creatorAmerican Council of Learned Societies.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoBerkeley : University of California Press,
Descriptionxvi, 374 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from ACLS Humanities E-Book
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Subject(s)
Contents Pt. 1. The imperial era -- Fleeing the Long Hairs -- Family roots -- Father, son, and family -- Rebellion -- Official life in the late Qing -- A time of transitions -- pt. 2. Republican China -- Doing business in Tianjin -- Growing up in Tianjin -- Student life in the 1930s -- War -- pt. 3. The People's Republic -- Family life in new China -- Hundred flowers and poisonous weeds -- The Cultural Revolution -- Epilogue: After the deluge -- Glossary of Chinese terms -- Selected Ye family bibliography.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 361-362) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2010024831
ISBN9780520266995 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0520266994 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780520267008 (paper : alk. paper)
ISBN0520267001 (paper : alk. paper)

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