Archive for May 5th, 2006

Oracle Bones : A Journey Between China's Past and Present

Friday, May 5th, 2006

The author, Peter Hessler, talked about the background of his new book today on campus. He made a friend, the Uighur trader, whom he wrote about in this book in Yabaolu, where I lived in Beijing. Can’t wait to read this one. From Booklist Hessler, who has lived in China for the past nine years […]

China Dawn by David Sheff

Friday, May 5th, 2006

才读了一半,但是它引人入胜, 与我们的职业密切相关。 我甚至怀疑主人公之一是我曾在加州的朋友。 Review From Library Journal With China poised to enter the World Trade Organization, the importance of its billion-plus potential customers to the global economy cannot be overestimated. Journalist Sheff (Game Over) describes how the country’s information technology leaders are battling outdated business models, a tumultuous market, and a government that pushes expansion […]

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