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Maritime Taiwan : historical encounters with the East and the West / Shih-shan Henry Tsai.

Author/Creator:
Tsai, Shih-shan Henry.
Publication:
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 265 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Taiwan -- Relations -- Foreign countries.
Contents:
Taiwan's seventeenth-century rulers: the Dutch, the Spaniards, and Koxinga
Trading networks: Taiwan, Southeast Asia, and coastal China
British footprints on Taiwan: consulates, trading firms, and Presbyterian churches
A strategic vantage point: the French campaign in Taiwan
Late to the scene: the United States arrives in Taiwan
The roots of the Japanese empire: the colonization of Taiwan
Taiwan during World War II: from colony to haven
Postwar Taiwan: the growing American presence and influence.
Notes:
"An East Gate book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-256) and index.
ISBN:
0765623285 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780765623287 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
227000229