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The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom

America and China, 1776 to the Present

John Pomfret

A remarkable history of the two-centuries-old relationship between the United States and China, from the Revolutionary War to the present dayFrom the clipper ships that ventured to Canton hauling cargos of American ginseng to swap Chinese tea, to the US warships facing off against China's growing navy in the South China Sea, from the Yankee mission...
Publish Date
2016
November 29
Goodreads rating
4.26
ISBN
9780805092509
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jul 13, 2020
Your book is a masterpiece (and that’s not a word I use very often!)      source