England S Yellow Peril

Pub Date : 2014-11-24 | Author : Anne Witchard | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780857979575
ISBN 13 : 0857979574

As England suffered heavy casualties at the front during World War One, the nation closed ranks against outsiders at home. England sought to reaffirm its racial dominance at the he..

Thomas Burke S Dark Chinoiserie

Pub Date : 2017-03-02 | Author : Anne Veronica Witchard | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351879439
ISBN 13 : 135187943X

Focusing on Thomas Burke's bestselling collection of short stories, Limehouse Nights (1916), this book contextualises the burgeoning cult of Chinatown in turn-of-the-century London..

Before Windrush

Pub Date : 2009-10-02 | Author : Pallavi Rastogi | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443815222
ISBN 13 : 1443815225

Before Windrush: Recovering an Asian and Black Literary Heritage within Britain is an important intervention in the growing field of Black British literary studies. Composed of ess..

Dis Orienting Planets

Pub Date : 2017-04-07 | Author : Isiah Lavender | Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN 10 : 9781496811554
ISBN 13 : 1496811550

With contributions by: Suparno Banerjee, Cait Coker, Jeshua Enriquez, Joan Gordon, Veronica Hollinger, Malisa Kurtz, Stephanie Li, Bradford Lyau, Uppinder Mehan, Graham J. Murphy, ..

Chinatowns In A Transnational World

Pub Date : 2012-03-22 | Author : Vanessa K√ľnnemann | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136709258
ISBN 13 : 1136709258

Interrelating different locations and time frames, this volume discloses both the numerous analogies and fascinating differences which characterize the myths and realities of China..

The Anglo Japanese Alliance 1902 1922

Pub Date : 2003-12-25 | Author : Phillips O'Brien | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134341221
ISBN 13 : 1134341229

The Anglo-Japanese Alliance was the first formal agreement of its type reached by a Western 'great' power with a non-Caucasian nation in the modern era. As such, it represented an ..

Yellow Peril

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Yorimitsu Hashimoto | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : IND:30000124693866
ISBN 13 :

This new series was established to collect various primary source materials selected from contemporary publications and historical documents related to phenomenon of the 'Yellow Pe..