Old Shanghai Clubs and Associations PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Old Shanghai Clubs and Associations free pdf This directory is a landmark work of scholarship, uncovering an extraordinary amount of detail on the diverse foreign community of old Shanghai, from the 1840s, when it was established as a foreign treaty port, to and beyond the Communist victory in 1949. Information is included on more than 2,000 foreign and Chinese clubs, societies and associations, along with many thousands of named individuals, providing a unique resource for the study of old Shanghai, and an invaluable insight into a vitally important and much-neglected part of China's modern history.

About Nenad Djordjevic

Nenad Djordjevic was born in Belgrade in 1970. He studied history in Stockholm and Belgrade and earned a master's degree at Belgrade University in 1994. He worked as a diplomat in Beijing from 2002 to 2006, when he was appointed Consul-Gerant of Serbia in Shanghai. His passion for Shanghai's history and culture has manifested itself in a quest to explore the nature of expatriate and Chinese clubs in Shanghai, from the early days as a treaty port to the present. He is an Honorary Vice President of the Royal Asiatic Society China in Shanghai

Details Book

Author : Nenad Djordjevic
Publisher : China Economic Review Publishing
Data Published : 07 April 2011
ISBN : 9881762197
EAN : 9789881762191
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 340 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Old Shanghai Clubs and Associations



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Getting Stuck in for Shanghai free pdfGetting Stuck in for Shanghai

    After 1914. between tiffin and a day at the race track. the British in Shanghai enjoyed a life far removed from the horrors of the Great War. Shanghai's status as a treaty port - with its foreign concessions home to expatriates from every corner of the globe - made it the most cosmopolitan city in Asia..


  • Stateless in Shanghai free pdfStateless in Shanghai

    With vivid firsthand descriptions of Asia's most cosmopolitan city from the 1920s to the 1950s. this recollection chronicles Liliane Willens' life and trials in Shanghai as China collapsed under the weight of foreign invaders and civil war..


  • My Shanghai free pdfMy Shanghai

    Shanghai and Sandy Lam - one. the iconic city of modern China. the other one of Asia's best-loved singers. When they meet. an exhilarating affair begins. This is the gastronomic heart and soul of Shanghai like you've never seen it before..


  • The Golden Ghetto free pdfThe Golden Ghetto

    Before the opening of the treaty ports in the 1840s. Canton was the only Chinese port where foreign merchants were allowed to trade. The Golden Ghetto takes us into the world of one of this city's most important foreign communities-the Americans-during the decades between the American Revolution of 1776 and the signing of the Sino-US Treaty of Wanghia in 1844..


  • The Old Shanghai A-Z free pdfThe Old Shanghai A-Z

    A unique and a definitive guide to every street in Shanghai and its former allowing historians. researchers. tourists and the just plain curious to navigate the city in its pre-1949 incarnation..


  • Old Shanghai Clubs and Associations free pdfOld Shanghai Clubs and Associations

    Download Medical Books. This directory is a landmark work of scholarship, uncovering an extraordinary amount of detail on the diverse foreign community of old Shanghai, from the 1840s, when it was est