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The Resource Narratives of free trade : the commercial cultures of early US-China relations, edited by Kendall Johnson

Narratives of free trade : the commercial cultures of early US-China relations, edited by Kendall Johnson

Label
Narratives of free trade : the commercial cultures of early US-China relations
Title
Narratives of free trade
Title remainder
the commercial cultures of early US-China relations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kendall Johnson
Title variation
Commercial cultures of early US-China relations
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays discusses the first commercial encounters between a China on the verge of social transformation and a fledgling United States struggling to assert itself globally as a distinct nation after the Revolutionary War with Great Britain
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Kendall
Series statement
Global connections
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • China
  • United States
  • China
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Commerce
  • China
  • United States
  • Außenhandel
  • Kulturbeziehungen
  • USA
  • China
Label
Narratives of free trade : the commercial cultures of early US-China relations, edited by Kendall Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Bookkeeping as a window into efficiencies of early modern trade : Europeans, Americans and others in China compared, 1700-1842 / Paul A. Van Dyke -- 2. A question of character : the romance of early Sino-American commerce in the journals of Major Samuel Shaw, the first American consul at Canton (1847) / Kendall Johnson -- 3. China of the American imagination : the influence of trade on US portrayals of China, 1820 to 1850 / John R. Haddad -- 4. Russell and Company and the imperialism of Anglo-American free trade / Sibing He -- 5. Chopsticks or cutlery? : how Canton Hong merchants entertained foreign guests in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / May-bo Ching -- 6. Representing Macao in 1837 : the unpublished peripatetic diary of Caroline Hyde Butler (Laing) / Rogerio Miguel Puga -- 7. The face of diplomacy in nineteenth-century China : Qiying's portrait gifts / Yeewan Koon -- 8. To make a way : telling a story of US-China union through the letters of Henry Adams and John Hay / Paul A. Bove -- 9. The flow of the traders' goddess : Tianhou in nineteenth- and twentieth-century America / Khun Eng Kuah-Pearce and Yedan Huang -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn779543884
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888053902
Lccn
2011449414
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1kd4d8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779543884
Label
Narratives of free trade : the commercial cultures of early US-China relations, edited by Kendall Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Bookkeeping as a window into efficiencies of early modern trade : Europeans, Americans and others in China compared, 1700-1842 / Paul A. Van Dyke -- 2. A question of character : the romance of early Sino-American commerce in the journals of Major Samuel Shaw, the first American consul at Canton (1847) / Kendall Johnson -- 3. China of the American imagination : the influence of trade on US portrayals of China, 1820 to 1850 / John R. Haddad -- 4. Russell and Company and the imperialism of Anglo-American free trade / Sibing He -- 5. Chopsticks or cutlery? : how Canton Hong merchants entertained foreign guests in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / May-bo Ching -- 6. Representing Macao in 1837 : the unpublished peripatetic diary of Caroline Hyde Butler (Laing) / Rogerio Miguel Puga -- 7. The face of diplomacy in nineteenth-century China : Qiying's portrait gifts / Yeewan Koon -- 8. To make a way : telling a story of US-China union through the letters of Henry Adams and John Hay / Paul A. Bove -- 9. The flow of the traders' goddess : Tianhou in nineteenth- and twentieth-century America / Khun Eng Kuah-Pearce and Yedan Huang -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn779543884
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888053902
Lccn
2011449414
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1kd4d8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779543884

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