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The Resource Why China will never rule the world : travels in the two Chinas, Troy Parfitt

Why China will never rule the world : travels in the two Chinas, Troy Parfitt

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Why China will never rule the world : travels in the two Chinas
Title
Why China will never rule the world
Title remainder
travels in the two Chinas
Statement of responsibility
Troy Parfitt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
After living in Taipei for 10 years, Troy Parfitt sets out on an epic journey to test the theory that China is ascending toward a position of global hegemony. The result is a whirlwind tour of the Chinese world that enlightens, astonishes, and entertains. Parfitt is the perfect China tour guide-the steward of an intimate knowledge of the nation's history, culture, and psyche yet not serving any interest other than an investigative one
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10033232
Cataloging source
NLC
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1972-
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Parfitt, Troy
Dewey number
951.06092
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Includes some text in Chinese characters and Romanized Chinese
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Parfitt, Troy
  • Parfitt, Troy
  • China
  • Taiwan
  • China
Target audience
adult
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travels in the two Chinas
Label
Why China will never rule the world : travels in the two Chinas, Troy Parfitt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First edition."
  • "First edition 2011"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-411)
Control code
ocn693657663
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
416 p.
Isbn
9780986803505
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)693657663
Label
Why China will never rule the world : travels in the two Chinas, Troy Parfitt
Publication
Note
  • "First edition."
  • "First edition 2011"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-411)
Control code
ocn693657663
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
416 p.
Isbn
9780986803505
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)693657663

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