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The Rise of Modern China

The Rise of Modern China
Author: Immanuel C. Y. Hsu
ISBN 13: 9780195125047
ISBN 10: 195125045
Edition: 6
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 1999-12-09
Format: Paperback
Pages: 1136
List Price: $94.95

Now in its sixth edition, this book has been updated to examine the return of Hong Kong in 1997 and the upcoming return of Macao in 1999. Hsü discusses the end of the last vestiges of foreign imperialism in China, as well as China's emergence as a regional and global superpower. U.S.-China rivalry and the prospect of unification between China and Taiwan are also considered.