The Opium War: Drugs, Dreams, and the Making of Modern China

By: Lovell, Julia

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


1468308955 Rubbing to the bottom edge of the boards. Tanning to the page edges, and rubbing to the top of edge of the dust jacket. Both the story of modern China - starting from this first conflict with the West - and an analysis of the country's contemporary self-image. Awarded the Jan Michalski Prize for Literature, the first to win this prize with a work of nonfiction. Bibliography, illustrated. ; 456 pages

Title: The Opium War: Drugs, Dreams, and the Making of Modern China

Author Name: Lovell, Julia

Categories: Other,

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Overlook Press: 2014

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 23610

Keywords: China-History-Opium War, 1840-1842-Great Britain-Victoria, 1837-1901 FIRST Edition