Shanghai: collision point of cultures, 1918-1939

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Crown, 1990 - History - 371 pages
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Traces the history of the Chinese city of Shanghai between the two world wars, examining the rich social, political, and cultural complexities of the city during the period.

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User Review  - datrappert - LibraryThing

Sergeant's books is well researched and presents a compelling picture of Shanghai between the wars, most notably in its portrayal of the notorious Green Gang, which had a pretty close relationship with the ruling KMT. Read full review

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User Review  - Craftersapprentice - Goodreads

Whilst interesting and a real insight into the city of Shanghai, it was also really heavy going and jumped about a bit. Read full review

Contents

The White Russians
30
The Order of the Brilliant Jade
68
The British
95
Copyright

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