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Author Meyer, Michael J., 1972-

Title In Manchuria : a village called wasteland and the transformation of rural China / Michael Meyer.

Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    951.8061 MEY    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    951.8 MEY    Available
Description 365 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-346) and index.
Contents Winter solstice -- Quid pro quo -- Lineages -- Ruins and remains -- The waking of insects -- Grain rain -- The pilgrims' progress -- To the Manchuria station! -- Tunnels in time, sidings to space -- Summer solstice -- The ballad of Auntie Yi -- Puppets of Manchukuo -- Occupation's aftermath -- Great heat -- The half-bombed bridge to Worker's Village -- Beginning of autumn -- Dalian's display cases -- Frost's descent -- Major snow.
Subject Meyer, Michael J., 1972- -- Travel -- China -- Manchuria.
Farm life -- China -- Manchuria.
Rice farmers -- China -- Manchuria.
Rice farming -- China -- Manchuria.
Manchuria (China) -- Description and travel.
Manchuria (China) -- Social life and customs.
Manchuria (China) -- Rural conditions.
ISBN 9781620402863 (hbk.)
1620402866 (hbk.)
9781620402887 (pbk.)
1620402882 (pbk.)
9781632860569 (trade pbk.)
1632860562 (trade pbk.)

 
    
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