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Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan

(Available November 18, 2014)
Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan
Written by Li Wen-Bin, Shrang Zhi-Rong and Li Hong, Translated by Lu Mei-Hui
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947593
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Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan
The Foundations and Subtleties of Xingyiquan Training
Written by Li Wen-Bin, Shrang Zhi-Rong and Li Hong
Translated by Lu Mei-Hui


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $22.95

A modern classic, Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan is essential for Xingyiquan practitioners and a useful guide for any practitioner of the Chinese martial arts. While focusing on Shang-style Xingyiquan (derived from author Li Wen-Bin's training under Grandmaster Shang Yun-Xiang), this book clearly breaks down the fundamentals of those movements and forms... Read more >
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Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan
The Foundations and Subtleties of Xingyiquan Training
Written by Li Wen-Bin, Shrang Zhi-Rong and Li Hong
Translated by Lu Mei-Hui


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $17.99

A modern classic, Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan is essential for Xingyiquan practitioners and a useful guide for any practitioner of the Chinese martial arts. While focusing on Shang-style Xingyiquan (derived from author Li Wen-Bin's training under Grandmaster Shang Yun-Xiang), this book clearly breaks down the fundamentals of those movements and forms... Read more >
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China 1945

(Available November 4, 2014)
China 1945
Written by Richard Bernstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595881
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China 1945
Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

A riveting account of the watershed moment in America’s dealings with China that forever altered the course of East-West relations

As 1945 opened, America was on surprisingly congenial terms with China’s Communist rebels—their soldiers treated their American counterparts as heroes, rescuing airmen shot down over enemy territory. Chinese leaders talked of... Read more >
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China 1945
Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $14.99

A riveting account of the watershed moment in America’s dealings with China that forever altered the course of East-West relations

As 1945 opened, America was on surprisingly congenial terms with China’s Communist rebels—their soldiers treated their American counterparts as heroes, rescuing airmen shot down over enemy territory. Chinese leaders talked of... Read more >
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Lives of the Family
Lives of the Family
Written by Denise Chong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307361240
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Lives of the Family
Stories of Fate and Circumstance
Written by Denise Chong


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $21.00

International bestselling author of The Concubine's Children, Denise Chong returns to the subject of her most beloved book, the lives and times of Canada's early Chinese families.
     In 2011, Denise Chong set out to collect the history of the earliest Chinese settlers in and around Ottawa, who made their homes far... Read more >
Empress Dowager Cixi
Empress Dowager Cixi
Written by Jung Chang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456700
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Empress Dowager Cixi
The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Written by Jung Chang


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book

In 1852, at age sixteen, Cixi was chosen as one of Emperor Xianfeng’s numerous concubines. When he died in 1861, their five-year-old son succeeded to the throne. Cixi at once launched a coup against her son’s regents and placed herself as the true source of...

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Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812976250
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.00

Through a series of lively and absorbing portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today’s foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country’s rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Read more >
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The Slaughter
The Slaughter
Written by Ethan Gutmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149406
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The Slaughter
Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China's Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem
Written by Ethan Gutmann


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $25.95

The inside story of China's organ transplant business and its macabre connection with internment camps and killing fields for arrested dissidents, especially the adherents of Falun Gong.

Mass murder is alive and well. That is the stark conclusion of this comprehensive investigation into the Chinese state's secret program to get rid of political... Read more >
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The Slaughter
Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China's Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem
Written by Ethan Gutmann


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $12.99

The inside story of China's organ transplant business and its macabre connection with internment camps and killing fields for arrested dissidents, especially the adherents of Falun Gong.

Mass murder is alive and well. That is the stark conclusion of this comprehensive investigation into the Chinese state's secret program to get rid of political... Read more >
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China's Wars
China's Wars
Written by Philip Jowett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782004073
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China's Wars
Rousing the Dragon 1894-1949
Written by Philip Jowett


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $40.00

By the end of the first decade of the 21st century, China had become one of the great powers of the modern world. Economically, politically, and militarily, its power and international reach is only exceeded by the United States, the world's one remaining superpower.

Its military spending, though dwarfed by the United... Read more >
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China's Wars
Rousing the Dragon 1894-1949
Written by Philip Jowett


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $9.99

By the end of the first decade of the 21st century, China had become one of the great powers of the modern world. Economically, politically, and militarily, its power and international reach is only exceeded by the United States, the world's one remaining superpower.

Its military spending, though dwarfed by the United... Read more >
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Empress Dowager Cixi
Empress Dowager Cixi
Written by Jung Chang
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307271600
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Empress Dowager Cixi
The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Written by Jung Chang


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $30.00

A New York Times Notable Book

Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908) is the most important woman in Chinese history. She ruled China for decades and brought a medieval empire into the modern age.
At the age of sixteen, in a nationwide selection for royal consorts, Cixi was chosen as one of the emperor’s...

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Empress Dowager Cixi
Empress Dowager Cixi
Written by Jung Chang
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350372
Our Price: $13.99
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Empress Dowager Cixi

Written by Jung Chang


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

A New York Times Notable Book

Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908) is the most important woman in Chinese history. She ruled China for decades and brought a medieval empire into the modern age.
At the age of sixteen, in a nationwide selection for royal consorts, Cixi was chosen as one of the emperor’s...

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Empress Dowager Cixi
Empress Dowager Cixi
Written by Jung Chang, Read by Jolene Kim
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804149037
Our Price: $25.00

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Empress Dowager Cixi
The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Written by Jung Chang
Read by Jolene Kim


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $25.00

A New York Times Notable Book

Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908) is the most important woman in Chinese history. She ruled China for decades and brought a medieval empire into the modern age.
At the age of sixteen, in a nationwide selection for royal consorts, Cixi was chosen as one of the emperor’s...

Read more >
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Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679643470
Our Price: $30.00
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $30.00

Through a series of lively and absorbing portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today’s foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country’s rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645382
Our Price: $12.99
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $12.99

Through a series of lively and absorbing portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today’s foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country’s rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Scattered Sand
Scattered Sand
Written by Hsiao-Hung Pai, Introduction by Gregor Benton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781680902
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Scattered Sand
The Story of China's Rural Migrants
Written by Hsiao-Hung Pai
Introduction by Gregor Benton


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $19.95

Each year, 200 million workers from China’s vast rural interior travel between cities and provinces in search of employment: the largest human migration in history. This indispensable army of labour accounts for half of China’s GDP, but is an unorganized workforce—’scattered sand’, in Chinese parlance—and the most marginalized and impoverished group... Read more >
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The Immobile Empire
The Immobile Empire
Written by Alain Peyrefitte
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803955
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The Immobile Empire

Written by Alain Peyrefitte


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $24.00

In 1793, Lord George Macartney and an enormous delegation—including diplomats, doctors, scholars, painters, musicians, soldiers, and aristocrats—entered Beijing on a mission to open China to British trade. But Macartney’s famous refusal to perform the traditional kowtow before the Chinese Emperor was just one sign that the two empires would not see... Read more >
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The Immobile Empire
The Immobile Empire
Written by Alain Peyrefitte
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345803948
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The Immobile Empire

Written by Alain Peyrefitte


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.99

In 1793, Lord George Macartney and an enormous delegation—including diplomats, doctors, scholars, painters, musicians, soldiers, and aristocrats—entered Beijing on a mission to open China to British trade. But Macartney’s famous refusal to perform the traditional kowtow before the Chinese Emperor was just one sign that the two empires would not see... Read more >
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Peking 1900
The Boxer Rebellion
Written by Peter Harrington
Illustrated by Michael Perry


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of the violent Boxer Rebellion, which swept northern China in 1900. The Boxers were a secret society who sought to rid their country of the pernicious influence of the foreign powers who had gradually acquired a stranglehold on China. With the connivance of the Imperial Court they laid siege to... Read more >
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China Airborne
China Airborne
Written by James Fallows
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400031276
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China Airborne
The Test of China's Future
Written by James Fallows


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.95

From one of our most influential journalists, here is a timely, vital, and illuminating account of the next stage of China’s modernization—its plan to rival America as the world’s leading aerospace power and to bring itself from its low-wage past to a high-tech future.

In 2011, China announced its twelfth Five-Year Plan...

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F
F
Written by Mei Zhi, Translated by Gregor Benton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844679676
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Hu Feng's Prison Years
Written by Mei Zhi
Translated by Gregor Benton


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

Hu Feng, the ‘counterrevolutionary’ leader of a banned literary school, spent twenty-five years in the Chinese Communist Party’s prison system. But back in the Party’s early days, he was one of its best known literary theoreticians and critics—at least until factional infighting, and his short fuse, made him persona non grata... Read more >
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Brave Dragons
Brave Dragons
Written by Jim Yardley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473363
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Brave Dragons
A Chinese Basketball Team, an American Coach, and Two Cultures Clashing
Written by Jim Yardley


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

From the former New York Times Beijing bureau chief comes a closely observed story of a struggling Chinese basketball team and its quixotic, often comical attempt to make the playoffs by copying the American stars of the NBA.
       
When the worst professional basketball team in China, the Shanxi Brave Dragons, hired former...

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Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom
Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom
Written by Stephen R. Platt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307472212
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Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom
China, the West, and the Epic Story of the Taiping Civil War
Written by Stephen R. Platt


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $16.95

Winner of the 2012 Cundill Prize in History

A gripping account of China’s nineteenth-century Taiping Rebellion, one of the largest civil wars in history. Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom brims with unforgettable characters and vivid re-creations of massive and often gruesome battles—a sweeping yet intimate portrait of the conflict that shaped the... Read more >
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CHINESE DEMOCRACY
CHINESE DEMOCRACY
Written by Andrew J Nathan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828125
Our Price: $15.99
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CHINESE DEMOCRACY

Written by Andrew J Nathan


Format: eBook, 313 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2012
Price: $15.99

What do the Chinese mean by the word “democracy”? When they say that their political system is “democratic,” does this mean that they share our ideas about liberty, civil rights, and self government? With the recent improvement in relations between China and the West, such questions are no longer merely academic... Read more >
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