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Taiwan's Imagined Geography
Teng Emma Jinhua
edizioni Harvard Univ Council on East Asian collana Harvard Univ Council on East Asian (Paperback) , 2006
Until 300 years ago, the Chinese considered Taiwan a "land beyond the seas," a "ball of mud" inhabited by "naked and tattooed savages." The incorporation of this island into the Qing empire in the seventeenth century and its evolution into a province by the late nineteenth century involved not only a reconsideration...