Weekend Sale | Save up to $15. Get the code »

alibris logo

Civil Government in Warlord China: Tradition, Modernization and Manchuria

by

From 1916 to 1928 powerful warlords unleashed their armies in search of territory and political power and China seemed on the verge of total collapse. Instead, a surprising amount of economic growth and modernization took place as new businesses were established, telegraph and telephone lines constructed, commercial highways and railroads built, currency reforms put in place and chambers of commerce organized to bolster local merchants. In the northeast provinces of Manchuria the warlord Zhang Zuolin was confronted by ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
Civil Government in Warlord China: Tradition, Modernization and Manchuria
2002, Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers, New York

ISBN-13: 9780820452784

Annotated

Hardcover

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency