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By Xu, Guoqi
During World War I, Britain and France imported workers from their colonies to labor behind the front lines. The single largest group of support labor came not from imperial colonies, however, but from China. This title tells the story of the 140,000 Chinese men recruited for the... Allied war effort.Read more
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By Xu, Guoqi; Foreword by Kirby, William C.
Drawing on archival sources to analyze a hundred-year perspective on sports in China, this book explores why the country became obsessed with Western sports at the turn of the twentieth century, and how it relates to China's search for a national and international identity.
By Xu, Guoqi; Foreword by Iriye, Akira
Using culture rather than politics or economics as a reference point, Xu Guoqi highlights significant yet neglected cultural exchanges in which China and America have contributed to each other s national development, building the foundation of what Zhou Enlai called a relationshi...p of equality and mutual benefit.Read more
This 2005 book is a full-length study of China's involvement in the conflict from perspectives of international history, using previously unknown archival materials.
This book is the first full-length study of China s involvement in World War One.
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