10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WUHAN»
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in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Wuhan
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, 1938: War, Refugees, and the Making of Modern China
This text tells the full story of Wuhan's defense and fall, and how the siege's aftermath led to new directions in the history of modern Chinese culture society, and politis.
Stephen R. MacKinnon, 2008
The Wild Beasts of Wuhan
: An Ava Lee Novel
Hired by a Chinese powerbroker who has been cheated out of millions by an art forger, forensic accountant Ava Lee traces the forgeries to several international cities where she uncovers a web of corruption that threatens her life.
Failure of charisma: the Cultural Revolution in Wuhan
Drawing on extensive archives and interviews with more than 80 activists, this book by a former Red Guard sketches the history and explores the larger implications of the Cultural Revolution as it occurred in one Chinese city.
Remaking the Chinese City: Modernity and National Identity, ...
"Wuhan is the birthplace of the Republic of China, the high point of the
revolurionary northern expedition (of 1927), and now the center of the Chinese
nation's war of resistance. These thtee eras of the 1911 Revolution, northern
Jean-Marie Duthilleul and Etienne Tricaud: AREP
The highly symbolic Wuhan station expresses the identity of central China's
capital city and stands ont from a landscape of lakes and hills shaped by the river
Yangtze and ils tributaries With ils widespread wings, the building evokes the ...
Three gorges of the Yangtze River: Chongqing to Wuhan
Leading readers through this popular travel destination in China, Shaw provides a compelling read.
China Economic Review's China Business Guide 2005
It is composed of three separate cities – Wuchang, Hanyang and Hankou (once
known to foreigners as Hankow). The name Wuhan is an amalgam of their
names. The city, with an urban population of five million, is the fifth largest in
Scars of War: The Impact of Warfare on Modern China
Sun Yankui, "Kangzhan chuqi Wuhan nanmin jiuji zouyi" (Refugee relief work in
wartime Wuhan), Wuhan luntan 6 (1996): 43-48. On Shi Liang, see Zhou Tiandu,
Qi junzi zhuan (Beijing, 1999), 463-590, and Shi Liang, "Wode shenghuo daolu"
Diana Lary, Stephen MacKinnon, 2011
The Political Economy of China's Provinces: Competitive and ...
These projects were Wuhan Iron Company, Wuhan Heavy Machinery Factory,
Qingshan Thermal Power Station, Wuhan Changjiang Bridge, Wuhan Boilers
Factory,Wuchang Ship-building Factory and Wuhan Combined Meat Processing
Remaking the Chinese State: Strategies, Society, and Security
The information center said that to improve the city's appearance, the Wuhan city
government had issued a circular on rectifying the pedicab trade in October 1997
. The rectification cut the drivers' incomes sharply, and also meant that drivers ...
Jianmin Zhao, Bruce J. Dickson, 2001
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WUHAN»
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In Wuhan, Indians hope to make a mark in Asia
Shot-putter Inderjeet Singh has modified his diet since reaching Wuhan earlier this week. The non-vegetarian fare available in the Central China city has forced ... «The Indian Express, Jun 15»
Gold Coast to Wuhan route to fly thanks to Chinese business deal …
"Over two years the Wuhan-Gold Coast service has the potential to generate $53 million in visitor expenditure to the local economy, in turn supporting jobs and ... «Sydney Morning Herald, May 15»
China opens National Biosafety Laboratory in Wuhan
China's first laboratory for studies on highly contagious and fatal diseases was inaugurated in Wuhan, capital city of Hubei province Saturday, enabling scientists ... «Chinadaily USA, Jan 15»
China's Wuhan makes 'socalist values' mandatory for 8 million …
The central Chinese city of Wuhan is calling on “all residents to internalize” 12 “core socialist values,” which are part of an ideological campaign by the ruling ... «The Japan Times, Dec 14»
Eugenie Bouchard gets Wimbledon final rematch in Wuhan
Bouchard, from Westmount, Que., employed relentless groundstrokes in defeating former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, 6-2, 6-3 at Wuhan, China, ... «CBC.ca, Sep 14»
How Disastrous 2014 Wuhan Open Will Affect the WTA
The 2014 Wuhan Open was supposed to be the sort of coming-out party for the WTA's revved-up Asian swing of the tour. Instead, the tournament got off to a ... «Bleacher Report, Sep 14»
Maria Sharapova trolls passenger reading about her on flight from …
Maria Sharapova trolls passenger reading about her on flight from Wuhan ... the passenger sitting in front of her on a flight from Wuhan earlier this week. «Shanghaiist, Sep 14»
Radwanska crashes, Sharapova through in Wuhan
Wuhan (China) (AFP) - World number six Agnieszka Radwanska was dumped out of the $2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open on Monday by a determined Caroline ... «Business Insider, Sep 14»
Heather Watson defeated by Sara Errani in first round of Wuhan Open
Heather Watson hits a successful return to Sara Errani at the Wuhan Open but overall she struggled with her serving. Photograph: Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images. «The Guardian, Sep 14»
Venus crashes out of Wuhan in three set epic
Wuhan (China) (AFP) - Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams crashed out of the $2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open in the first round Sunday in a ... «Business Insider, Sep 14»