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The Resource The horse that leaps through clouds : a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China, Eric Enno Tamm

The horse that leaps through clouds : a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China, Eric Enno Tamm

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The horse that leaps through clouds : a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China
Title
The horse that leaps through clouds
Title remainder
a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China
Statement of responsibility
Eric Enno Tamm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recreating the journey of Carl Mannerheim, a Finnish envoy sent by the last Russian tsar to study China in 1906, the author presents insights into modern China and examines the tensions between the Communist government's need for control and the Western ideals of democracy and personal freedom
Award
Ottawa Book Award for English Non-Fiction, 2011.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10009807
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tamm, Eric Enno
Dewey number
951.035
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • China
  • Silk Road
  • Tamm, Eric Enno
  • Tamm, Eric Enno
  • Mannerheim, Carl Gustaf Emil
  • Spies
  • China
  • China
  • Social change
Target audience
adult
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a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China
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The horse that leaps through clouds : a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China, Eric Enno Tamm
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2011002820
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781582437347
Lccn
2011002820
Label
The horse that leaps through clouds : a tale of espionage, the Silk Road, and the rise of modern China, Eric Enno Tamm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2011002820
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781582437347
Lccn
2011002820

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