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Author Esherick, Joseph

Title Ancestral leaves : a family journey through Chinese history / Joseph W. Esherick

Publ Info Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  CS1169 .Y42 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  CS1169 .Y42 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  CS1169 .Y42 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  CS1169 .Y42 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 374 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-362) and index
Contents The imperial era -- Fleeing the Long Hairs -- Family roots -- Father, son, and family -- Rebellion -- Official life in the late Qing -- A time of transitions -- Republican China -- Doing business in Tianjin -- Growing up in Tianjin -- Student life in the 1930s -- War -- The People's Republic -- Family life in new China -- Hundred flowers and poisonous weeds -- The Cultural Revolution -- After the deluge -- Glossary of Chinese terms
LC subject Ye family
China -- Biography
China -- Genealogy
China -- History
ISBN 9780520266995 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520266994 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520267008 (paper : alk. paper)
0520267001 (paper : alk. paper)