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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951.052 Jenn

Collins, Terry (Terry Lee).

Summary: In graphic novel format, follows the adventures of Isabel Soto as she explores the history behind the building of the Great Wall of China.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 741.5 Collins

Yang, Gene Luen.

Summary: In China in 1898 bands of foreign missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants. Little Bao has had enough. Harnessing the powers of ancient Chinese gods, he recruits an army of Boxers - commoners trained in kung fu who fight to free China from "foreign devils."

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Osnos, Evan

Summary: "A vibrant, colorful, and revelatory inner history of China during a moment of profound transformation From abroad, we often see China as a caricature: a nation of pragmatic plutocrats and ruthlessly dedicated students destined to rule the global economy--or an addled Goliath, riddled with corruption and on the edge of stagnation. What we don't see is how both powerful and ordinary people are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951.06 Osnos

Rose, Sarah.

Contents: Prologue -- Min River, China, 1845 -- East India House, City of London, 12 January 1848 -- Chelsea Physic Garden, 7 May 1848 -- Shanghai to Hangzhou, September 1848 -- Zhejiang Province near Hangzhou, October 1848 -- A green tea factory, Yangtze River, October 1848 -- House of Wang, Anhui Province, November 1848 -- Shanghai at the Lunar New Year, January 1849 -- Calcutta Botanic Garden, March...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 382.413 Rose

Randel, Weina Dai.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Randel

Tsukiyama, Gail.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Tsuk

Pakula, Hannah.

Summary: With the powerful Madame Chiang Kai-Shek at the center of one of the great dramas of the 20th century, the story of the founding of modern China ranges from the revolution that swept away the monarchy to the eventual loss to the communists and exile in Taiwan.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Chiang

Randel, Weina Dai.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Randel

Tan, Amy

Summary: Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Tan

Brands, H. W.

Summary: "From master storyteller and historian H.W. Brands, twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, comes the riveting story of how President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur squared off to decide America's future in the aftermath of World War II. At the height of the Korean War, President Harry S. Truman committed a gaffe that sent shock waves around the world. When asked by a reporter...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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French, Paul

Contents: The approaching storm -- The body at the Fox Tower -- The police of Peking -- Wild dogs and diplomats -- The investigation -- Pamela -- An old China hand -- Armour factory alley -- Cocktail hour at the Wagons Lits -- Into the Badlands -- Of rats and men -- Under Peking earth -- A respectable man of influence -- Radical chic -- The element of fire -- The rising sun that chills -- Journey to the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 French

Min, Anchee

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Min

Hart, Elsa.

Summary: "On the mountainous border of China and Tibet in 1708, a detective must learn what a killer already knows: that empires rise and fall on the strength of the stories they tell. Li Du was an imperial librarian. Now he is an exile. Arriving in Dayan, the last Chinese town before the Tibetan border, he is surprised to find it teeming with travelers, soldiers, and merchants. All have come for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Hart

Lin, Grace

Summary: "Pinmei, a storyteller's granddaughter, must find the Luminous Stone that Lights the Night to rescue her grandmother, who has been kidnapped by the Tiger Emperor"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Lin

Roberts, J. A. G.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951 Rober

Menzies, Gavin.

Contents: I. Imperial China. The Emperor's grand plan -- A thunderbolt strikes -- The fleets set sail -- II. The guiding stars. Rounding the Cape -- The New World -- III. The voyage of Hong Bao. Voyage to Antarctica and Australia -- IV. The voyage of Zhou Man. Australia -- The Barrier Reef and the Spice Islands -- The first colony in the Americas -- Colonies in Central America -- V. The voyage of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.41 Menzi

Mowll, Joshua.

Summary: The posthumous papers of Rebecca MacKenzie document her adventures, along with her brother Doug, in 1920s China as the teenaged siblings are sent to live aboard their uncle's ship where they become involved in the dangerous activities of a mysterious secret society called the Honourable Guild of Specialists.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2005

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Mowll

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: The magic treehouse takes Jack and Annie back two thousand years to ancient China where they must find the original copy of an old legend before the Imperial Library is burned down by the evil Dragon King.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JPB FIC Osbor