New Book from Professor Stephen Platt, "Imperial Twilight: The Opium War And The End Of China's Last Golden Age"
Professor Stephen Platt just published his new book Imperial Twilight: The Opium War And The End Of China's Last Golden Age.
About the book (from the publisher):
As China reclaims its position as a world power, Imperial Twilight looks back to tell the story of the country’s last age of ascendance and how it came to an end in the nineteenth-century Opium War.
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