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EastBridge Books is a not-for-profit publishing organization which aims to build bridges of communication and understanding between Asia and the West. By publishing books on Asia in areas of interest to Western readers, EastBridge aims to enhance an understanding and appreciation of the complexity and distinctiveness of Asian cultures and societies.

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My First Revolution

by Knowlton, Winthrop

Brand new paperback. 150 p. Audience: General/trade. Few seventeen-year-olds have the chance to stand at the cusp of history, but Knowlton belongs to this select group. In this memoir of traveling through China in the summer of 1948, Knowlton brings a youthful eye tempered by maturity to a tumultuous period in China s history. Having graduated from a prestigious prep school, Knowlton and his roommate, Jim [Thomson], embark upon a year-long trip around the world before attending Harvard and Yale ...


One Hundred Years of Chinese Cinema: A Generational Dialogue new book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2005 ISBN-13: 9781891936944 ISBN: 1891936948

Description: Brand New paperback. Trade paperback (US). Audience: General/trade. This impressively edited collection of excellent essays on Chinese cinema offers a wide range of research coverage, from the cinematographic style of silent film in the early 1930s to the sixth generation products and the theoretical dilemma in the age of globalization. It represents the cutting edge of research on the fascinating issues of cinematic generational distinctions, global capitalism, cultural politics, and ... read more

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China and Postsocialist Anthropology: Theorizing Power and Society After Communism new book

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by Kipnis, Andrew B other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2008 ISBN-13: 9781599880105 ISBN: 1599880105

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). 269 p. Audience: General/trade. "China and Postsocialist Anthropology" is a sophisticated and insightful analysis of post-socialist regimes, seen through the prism of the Chinese case. Andrew Kipnis is a highly conceptual anthropologist, very well versed in social-science theory, who also has an in-depth, on-the-ground knowledge of China. Bilingual in Chinese and English, in this important book, he employs his dual expertise to present cogent analyses ... read more

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Pages from the Past: The 1910 Moscow Trade Expedition to Mongolia new book

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by Endicott-West, Elizabeth other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2007 ISBN-13: 9781599880020 ISBN: 1599880024

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). Audience: General/trade. These are the field diaries kept by the team of Russian merchant-explorers who traveled widely through northwest Mongolia in the summer of 1910. The expedition had been organized and funded by a group of Moscow merchants investigating opportunities for exporting goods to Mongolia in competition with Chinese domination of the local and regional market systems. The Russians were also charged with locating new sources of raw ... read more

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Oriole's Song: Growing Up American in Wartime China new book

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by Elder, BJ other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade Paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2003 ISBN-13: 9781891936333 ISBN: 1891936336

Description: Brand New Paperback. On May 17, 1951, Dwight Rugh a Yale-in-China representative for twenty years and one of the last Americans remaining in China after the Communist Revolution was taken from his home in Changsha to a mass rally where he was denounced as an imperialist spy. Twenty-three years later, his daughter was one of the first Americans to enter China after it reopened to the West. Despite the fact that the Cultural Revolution was in full sway, she visited the site of her father s trial ... read more

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From Yan'an to the World: The Origins and Development of Chinese Communist Foreign Policy new book

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by Niu, Jun other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781891936494 ISBN: 1891936492

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). Voices of Asia. Audience: General/trade. This landmark study by a leading Chinese scholar of international relations significantly advances our understanding of the origins of Chinese Communist foreign policy. Basing himself on a wealth of previously inaccessible Chinese archival sources, memoirs, and official documents, Professor Niu charts the evolution of CCP foreign policy in the period preceding the revolutionary victory in 1949. Broadly speaking, ... read more

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Deng Xiaoping Shakes the World: An Eyewitness Account of China's Party Work Conference and the Third Plenum (November-December 1978) new book

Deng Xiaoping Shakes the World: An Eyewitness Account of China's Party Work Conference and the Third Plenum (November-December 1978) more books like this

by Yu, Guangyuan other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781891936531 ISBN: 1891936530

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). Voices of Asia. Audience: General/trade. In 1978 China initiated a change that not only altered its own course but was to have a profound effect on the world. We have long known that it began when Deng emerged as China s preeminent leader and launched the era of reform and opening, but we have known little about the 34-day Party Work Conference that started on November 10, 1978. We have also known little about what went on behind the scenes at the ... read more

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From Shanghai to Shanghai: The War Diary of an Imperial Japanese Army Medical Officer, 1937-1941 new book

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by Aso, Tetsuo other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781891936319 ISBN: 189193631X

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). Signature Books. Audience: General/trade. My war records are of military comfort women, writes Dr. Aso, cabaret dance girls, the military secret service, missionaries, and...the incident. The incident, as it is often referred to in books about Japanese comfort women, alludes to the fact that Dr. Aso (1910 1989) was the first Japanese medical officer officially ordered to perform health examinations on military comfort women. This policy was instituted ... read more

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Late Qing China and Meiji Japan: Political & Cultural Aspects new book

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by Fogel, Joshua A other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781891936555 ISBN: 1891936557

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). 218 p. Audience: General/trade. The roots of modern Sino-Japanese relations lie in the intense cultural and political exchanges which blossomed in the mid-1850s extending into the late 1920s. Scholarly interest has grown over the last two decades in the interaction between China and Japan in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. While much of that interest has centered on the wars fought in the period, Late Qing and Meiji Japan looks instead at the ... read more

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Crossing the Yellow Sea: Sino-Japanese Cultural Contacts, new book

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by Fogel, Joshua A other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Eastbridge Date published: 2007 ISBN-13: 9781891936906 ISBN: 1891936905

Description: Brand New Paperback. Trade paperback (US). Audience: General/trade. As a field of scholarly research, Sino-Japanese studies has grown considerably over the past twenty years, thanks in no small part to the efforts of Joshua Fogel, the editor of this and two previous EastBridge volumes on the subject. Where once this emerging field may have been viewed, usually disparagingly, as a limp appendage of either Chinese or Japanese studies, it has now more or less carved out a space of its own. The ... read more

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