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    • China Only Yesterday: 1850-1950

    • A Century of Change
    • By: Emily Hahn
    • Narrated by: Emily Woo Zeller
    • Length: 17 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    For centuries China's code of behavior was incomprehensible to Westerners, whom the Chinese viewed as irredeemable barbarians. Presenting historical events with an immediacy that makes you feel as if you were there, Hahn takes listeners through isolationist China's difficult and often costly adaptations to the invasions of Western "foreign devils".

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent, Entertaining Overview. Very Well Read

    • By Wandering on 10-25-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Chiang Kai-Shek

    • An Unauthorized Biography
    • By: Emily Hahn
    • Narrated by: Emily Woo Zeller
    • Length: 12 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    An in-depth biography of the towering 20th-century Chinese military and political figure who led the government, first on the mainland and then in exile in Taiwan, from the acclaimed New Yorker correspondent who lived in China when he was head of state.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Oversimplified, Unrealistic, More Like a promo

    • By oscar morante on 07-12-17

    Regular price: $24.95