In this Book

summary
Carl Crow arrived in Shanghai in 1911 and made the city his home for the next quarter of a century, working there as a journalist, newspaper proprietor, and groundbreaking adman. He also did stints as a hostage negotiator, emergency police sergeant, gentleman farmer, go-between for the American government, and propagandist.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. open access Download |
  1. Frontmatter
  2. open access Download |
  1. Contents
  2. pp. v-vi
  3. open access Download |
  1. Names and Spelling
  2. p. vii
  3. open access Download |
  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. ix-x
  3. open access Download |
  1. INTRODUCTION: A Quarter Century in China
  2. pp. 1-6
  3. open access Download |
  1. 1. From the Mid-West to the China Coast
  2. pp. 7-16
  3. open access Download |
  1. 2. The China Press Man
  2. pp. 17-24
  3. open access Download |
  1. 3. Living at the End of the Wires
  2. pp. 25-33
  3. open access Download |
  1. 4. The Collapse of the Qing Dynasty and Opportunities Abound
  2. pp. 35-55
  3. open access Download |
  1. 5. Intrigue in Tokyo and World War
  2. pp. 57-69
  3. open access Download |
  1. 6. From Fruit Rancher to Spy
  2. pp. 71-81
  3. open access Download |
  1. 7. Sun Yat-sen and the Biography That Never Was
  2. pp. 83-88
  3. open access Download |
  1. 8. Four Hundred Million Customers and Bringing Billboards to China
  2. pp. 89-111
  3. open access Download |
  1. 9. Getting Friendly with Warlords
  2. pp. 113-131
  3. open access Download |
  1. 10. Rumblings in Shanghai
  2. pp. 133-138
  3. open access Download |
  1. 11. The Life of a China Coast Man
  2. pp. 139-159
  3. open access Download |
  1. 12. Fear in Shanghai, the Generalissimo and Three Stripes on the Arm
  2. pp. 161-169
  3. open access Download |
  1. 13. Back in the Newspaper Business
  2. pp. 171-176
  3. open access Download |
  1. 14. The New Republic and the Soong Dynasty
  2. pp. 177-184
  3. open access Download |
  1. 15. More Skirmishes and a City in Flux
  2. pp. 185-192
  3. open access Download |
  1. 16. Swallowing Like Whales, Nibbling Like Silkworms
  2. pp. 193-202
  3. open access Download |
  1. 17. Final Days in the City of the Dead
  2. pp. 203-210
  3. open access Download |
  1. 18. Business Over: The Escape from Shanghai
  2. pp. 211-222
  3. open access Download |
  1. 19. Through the Back Door into China
  2. pp. 223-236
  3. open access Download |
  1. 20. Tea with Madame Chiang and Whisky with Zhou En-lai
  2. pp. 237-248
  3. open access Download |
  1. 21. War Service and Being Proved Right
  2. pp. 249-260
  3. open access Download |
  1. 22. The Final Prolific Years
  2. pp. 261-267
  3. open access Download |
  1. EPILOGUE: Gone but Not Forgotten
  2. p. 269
  3. open access Download |
  1. Notes
  2. pp. 271-296
  3. open access Download |
  1. Select Bibliography and Further Reading
  2. pp. 297-299
  3. open access Download |
  1. Appendix
  2. pp. 301-302
  3. open access Download |
  1. Index
  2. pp. 303-313
  3. open access Download |

Additional Information

ISBN
9789888052097
Related ISBN
9789622098022
MARC Record
OCLC
741349504
Pages
324
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.