Asian History

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American Missionaries, Christian Oyatoi, and Japan, 1859-73

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Investigates the impact of American Protestant missions on modern Japan and Japanese-American relations.

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Settlers on the Edge

Identity and Modernization on Russia's Arctic Frontier

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Deeply researched and eloquently written, Settlers on the Edge ... makes an important and long-overdue contribution to our understanding of who belongs in the North.– Farley Mowat

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Village China at War

The Impact of Resistance to Japan, 1937-1945

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History accelerated.

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Resisting Manchukuo

Chinese Women Writers and the Japanese Occupation

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Teachers' Schools and the Making of the Modern Chinese Nation-State, 1897-1937

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This innovative account examines the social and political impacts of Chinese teacher's schools in the early 20th century, their role in a society in transition, and their production of grassroots forces that lead to the Communist Revolution.

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