China from Empire to Republic: Records of the Maritime Customs Service of China (1854-1949) is primary source collection from the Maritime Customs Service of China that covers relations between China and the Imperial West in the late Qing and Republican periods.
Items include official correspondence, dispatches, reports, memoranda, and private and confidential letters. Topics covered include Chinese life, economy, and politics through the Taiping Rebellion, the Boxer Rebellion, the Revolution of 1911, the May 30 Movement, the two Sino-Japanese Wars, and the Chinese Civil War. Items are arranged topically into seven parts.
Of interest to students and scholars of economics, history, area studies, international relations, postcolonial studies, sociology and geography.
Link to http://go.utlib.ca/cat/11968761