Distant Shores: Colonial Encounters on China's Maritime Frontier

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Product Details

Price
$47.94
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Publish Date
Pages
376
Dimensions
6.2 X 9.3 X 1.6 inches | 1.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780691213484

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About the Author

Melissa Macauley is associate professor of history at Northwestern University. She is the author of Social Power and Legal Culture: Litigation Masters in Late Imperial China.

Reviews

[A] deeply researched study. . . . Distant Shores succeeds in its objective to further nuance the conventional narrative of China's decline throughout the long 19th century by shifting the gaze to the southeastern littoral.---Yorim Spoelder, Asian Review of Books
Winner of the Bentley Book Prize, World History Association