Making China Modern

By Klaus Mühlhahn


A panoramic survey of China’s rise and resilience through war and rebellion, disease and famine, that rewrites China’s history for a new generation.It is tempting to attribute China’s recent ascendance to changes in political leadership and economic policy. Making China Modern teaches otherwise. Moving beyond the standard framework of Cold War comp…


Published date: November 27, 2020
Type: Books
Genre: History, Nonfiction

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Klaus Mulhhahn’s book Making China Modern : from the Great Qing to Xi Jinpeng is a breathtakingly good study of China’s last 250 years. You will never think of China the same if you take the time to read this amazingly thoughtful and fact filled work.