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    DescriptionThe new edition of this outstanding documents collection displays a stronger blend of social history pieces reflecting everyday life, family, social networks, and culture and political history critical proclamations, treaties, laws, and other public acts. Many of the documents are translated into English for the first time and available only in this book. Informative headnotes accompany the selections, providing context and helping students with unfamiliar names, places, and events. This collection is the perfect source for a firsthand look at modern Chinese history. "

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    The Search for Modern China
    A Documentary Collection
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Janet Chen, By (author) Pei-Kai Cheng, By (author) Michael Lestz, With Jonathan D. Spence
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 612
    Width: 149 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 358 g
    ISBN 13: 9780393920857
    ISBN 10: 0393920852

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FPC
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HBJF
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 43
    B&T General Subject: 431
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS008000
    B&T Merchandise Category: STX
    DC22: 951/.03
    B&T Approval Code: A15406034
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 1FPC
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC23: 951
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: NHF
    LC classification: DS753.86 .S33 2014
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    22 August 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    History at its best...all in the vivid, accessible style for which the author is well known.