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The man awakened from dreams : one man's life in a north China village, 1857-1942
AuthorHarrison, Henrietta 沈艾娣
Pub. LocationStanford, CAPublisherStanford University Press
Date2005Phys. Desc.pdf [viii, 207 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm]
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberDS797.75.C45 H374 2005d
The man awakened from dreams : one man's life in a north China village, 1857-1942 / Henrietta Harrison.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-202) and index.

1. Writing -- 2. The Confucian scholar -- 3. The Filial son -- 4. The representative of the people -- 5. The merchant -- 6. The farmer.

Harrison addresses large themes in Chinese history, while conveying the textures & rhythms of everyday life in the countryside in the late 19th & early 20th centuries. Through the story of Liu Dapeng's family, the author illustrates the decline of the countryside in relation to the cities.

Local access dig.pdf. [Harrison-Man Awakened from Dreams.pdf]

Subject(s)Harrison, Henrietta 沈艾娣--Travel--China--Shanxi Sheng--Chiqiao Village
Liu Dapeng 劉大鵬, 1857-1942
Chiqiao Village 赤橋村 (Shanxi Sheng)--Description and travel
Liu Dapeng 劉大鵬, 1857-1942--Diaries
Catholic Church--China--Shanxi Sheng--History
Rec. TypeDigital Book (PDF)LanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #19931
ISBN9781423716631LCCN2004018647OCLC61247752