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Author Bickers, Robert A.
Title Empire made me : an Englishman adrift in Shanghai / Robert Bickers.
Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, 2003.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
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Description 409 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm.
Note "First published in the UK by Penguin"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 352-393) and index.
Contents The empire world -- Before Shanghai -- Shanghai 1919 -- The Shanghai Municipal Police -- Shanghai detective -- "Learning to be a man" -- The end of the "Good old China" -- What we can't know -- Adrift in the empire world -- Empire's civil dead -- Aftermath -- We are the dead.
Subject Shanghai (China) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Shanghai (China) -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- China.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Asia.
Tinkler, Maurice.
British -- China -- Shanghai -- Biography.
Police -- China -- Shanghai -- Biography.
Shanghai (China). Municipal Police -- History.
Added Title Englishman adrift in Shanghai
ISBN 0231131321 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231131322 (cloth : alk. paper)