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China wakes

the struggle for the soul of a rising power

by Nicholas D. Kristof

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Published by Times Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Economic conditions -- 1976-2000,
    • China -- Social conditions -- 1976-2000,
    • China -- Politics and government -- 1976-2002

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-484) and index.

      StatementNicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.
      ContributionsWuDunn, Sheryl, 1959-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC427.92 .K75 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination501 p. :
      Number of Pages501
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1086660M
      ISBN 100812922522
      LC Control Number94010609

      The definitive book on China's uneasy transformation into an economic and political superpower by two Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporters. An insightful and thought-provoking analysis of daily life in China, China Wakes is an exemplary work of reportage. 16 pages of photos. From the Trade Paperback :// The book’s title, CHINA WAKES, declares the authors’ hope: that China may finally be rising from its long slumber. The authors acknowledge the recent repressiveness, but they reject any policy

        China and India have resurrected Phoenix-like from the ashes of a millennial servitude. Napoleon Bonaparte famously warned his compatriots long ago: “Let China sleep; when she wakes China from The Economist. You've seen the news, now discover the ://

        He wrote an important article on China in Le Monde, and followed this with the highly successful book Quand la Chine s'eveillera, le monde tremblera (When China Wakes 1 day ago  Finding Freedom becomes the best-selling book in the UK af hardback copies were bought in the first five days. Finding Freedom, by Omid Scobie and


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