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The Resource Tiger head, snake tails : China today, how it got there, and where it is heading, Jonathan Fenby

Tiger head, snake tails : China today, how it got there, and where it is heading, Jonathan Fenby

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Tiger head, snake tails : China today, how it got there, and where it is heading
Title
Tiger head, snake tails
Title remainder
China today, how it got there, and where it is heading
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Fenby
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using a viewpoint that sees the country from the inside out, Jonathan Fenby links together the myriad features of today's China to arrive at a coherent picture of its nature and depict its future, both internally and in its impact on the rest of the world
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Fenby, Jonathan
Dewey number
951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS779.4
LC item number
.F46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • China
  • China
Label
Tiger head, snake tails : China today, how it got there, and where it is heading, Jonathan Fenby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [388]-405) and index
Contents
Never before -- A nation on speed -- Riding the rail -- Mega-China -- The motley nation -- The giant hotpot -- On the edge -- Power control -- How China grew -- Owning history -- Shadows of the past -- The world and China -- China and the world -- The last frontier -- Lack of trust -- Cracks in the mirror -- The price of success -- The unfinished revolution
Control code
ocn797334785
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 418 p.
Isbn
9781468303414
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)797334785
Label
Tiger head, snake tails : China today, how it got there, and where it is heading, Jonathan Fenby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [388]-405) and index
Contents
Never before -- A nation on speed -- Riding the rail -- Mega-China -- The motley nation -- The giant hotpot -- On the edge -- Power control -- How China grew -- Owning history -- Shadows of the past -- The world and China -- China and the world -- The last frontier -- Lack of trust -- Cracks in the mirror -- The price of success -- The unfinished revolution
Control code
ocn797334785
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 418 p.
Isbn
9781468303414
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)797334785

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