Beyond the Neon Lights: Everyday Shanghai in the Early Twentieth Century

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Beyond the Neon Lights: Everyday Shanghai in the Early Twentieth Century - Lu, Hanchao

"From Hanchao Lu's clear and lively descriptions of Shanghai in the early twentieth century, we learn about the patterns of alleyways, design of row houses, rules for subletting, shapes of door-knockers, springs in rickshaw cushions, calls of hawkers, sidewalk haircuts, factory work, how nightsoil pots were emptied and cleaned, and the ... Read More

Beyond the Neon Lights: Everyday Shanghai in the Early Twentieth Century 2004, University of California Press

ISBN-13: 9780520243781

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