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              Books by Guoqi Xu

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              Strangers on the Western Front: Chinese Workers in the Great War
               

              Strangers on the Western Front: Chinese Workers in the Great War (Hardback)

              By Xu, Guoqi

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              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.
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              ISBN 9780674049994
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2011
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Olympic Dreams: China and Sports, 1895-2008

              Olympic Dreams: China and Sports, 1895-2008 (Hardback)

              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.

              ISBN 9780674028401
              Released NZ 15 May 2008
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Chinese and Americans: A Shared History
                

              Chinese and Americans: A Shared History (Hardback)

              By Xu, Guoqi; Foreword by Iriye, Akira

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              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.
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              ISBN 9780674052536
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2014
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              China and the Great War: China's Pursuit of a New National Identity and Internationalization
               

              China and the Great War: China's Pursuit of a New National Identity and Internationalization (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Xu, Guoqi

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              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.

              ISBN 9780521283236
              Released NZ 22 Sep 2011
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare
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              China and the Great War: China's Pursuit of a New National Identity and Internationalization
               

              China and the Great War: China's Pursuit of a New National Identity and Internationalization (Hardback, New title)

              By Xu, Guoqi

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              This book is the first full-length study of China s involvement in World War One.

              ISBN 9780521842129
              Released NZ 8 Jun 2005
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare
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