The Opium War
Drugs, Dreams and the Making of ChinaBook - 2014
Details the 1839 Opium War and the red tape, incompetence, and political cronyism that surrounded China's first conflict with the West and how these events fueled the foundation for modern Chinese nationalism.
Publisher: New York : The Overlook Press, c2014.
Branch Call Number: 951.033 LOV
Characteristics: xxiv, 456 p.,  p. plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.