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Memories in Two Nations

China and the U.S.A

by Stephen P., Ph.D. Shao

  • 75 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Pentland Press (NC) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Travelers,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • China,
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • History,
  • Immigrants,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs,
  • History / China,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies,
  • General,
  • 1924-,
  • Biography,
  • College teachers,
  • Scholars,
  • Shao, Stephen Pinyee,,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages375
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12202937M
    ISBN 101571973419
    ISBN 109781571973412

    MacGregor refers at one point to the “painful difficulty of constructing a German history, of the compulsion to recover – to create – memories that can nourish”. The passage in question gives a good idea of how the book works.


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The violent legacy pdf Indian Partition. Partition displaced fifteen million people and killed more than a million. Photograph by Margaret Bourke-White / LIFE Picture Collection / Getty. In August. Partition occupies a central place in the collective memory of the two nations.

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