http://www.talesofoldchina.com/ (SinoMedia, Shanghai, China) Description: This site offers information on the following topics: Introduction; Library; Quotes; Excerpts; China Journal; Reading; Arrogance; Map Room; Postcards; Photo Gallery; Money; Shanghai; Peking; Other places; Links. Citation: Welcome. This website stores words and images from Old China, mostly the era between 1840 to 1950 when China and the West were struggling to come to terms with each other. It is the contrasts and cultural clashes between the two worlds that are at the heart of this website, and we hope you enjoy what we have collected. The links on the left, under the Oriental damsel, will lead you through the site. The buttons on the right suggest some of the content we like best. The library contains the full texts of books from and about Old China. The Postcard archive has hundreds of images, fully searchable. Also, please look at the Money page.
Subject: East-West relations, Qing dynasty, History of Republican China Region: China CN Language: English
Ressource type: Single journal, Collection of articles/texts, Still image, Map collection Imported from IGCS