Forbidden Nation

A History of Taiwan
Product Number: EB00669711
Released: Jun 21, 2016
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781250126412
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Description

For over 400 years, Taiwan has suffered at the hands of multiple colonial powers, but it has now entered the decade when its independence will be won or lost. At the heart of Taiwan's story is the curse of geography that placed the island on the strategic cusp between the Far East and Southeast Asia and made it the guardian of some of the world's most lucrative trade routes. It is the story of the dogged determination of a courageous people to overcome every obstacle thrown in their path. Forbidden Nation tells the dramatic story of the island, its people, and what brought them to this moment when their future will be decided.

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Author(s): Jonathan Manthorpe
Original Publish Date: Jun 21, 2016

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