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THE CHP REFERENCE LIBRARY

Author Book Name Published by Year amazon.com link
1 Abazov, Rafis The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of Central Asia Palgrave Macmillan 2008 amazon
2 Becker, Jaspar City of Heavenly Tranquillity – Beijing in the History of China Penguin Books 2008 amazon
3 Beckwith, Christopher I Empires of the Silk Road – A History of Central Eurasia from the Bronze Age to the Present Princeton University Press 2009 amazon
4 Belden, Jack China Shakes the World Monthly Review Press 1949 amazon
5 Benn, Charles China’s Golden Age – Everyday Life in the Tang Dynasty Oxford University Press 2002 amazon
6 Brook, Timothy The Troubled Empire – China in the Yuan and Ming Dynasties Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2010 amazon
7 Byron, John; Pack, Robert The Claws of the Dragon, The Evil Genius Behind Mao – And His Legacy of Terror in People’s China Simon & Schuster, New York 1992 amazon
8 Carroll, John M. A Concise History of Hong Kong Hong Kong University Press 2007 amazon
9 Chamberlain, Jonathan Chinese Gods – An Introduction to Chinese Folk Religion Blacksmith Books 2009 amazon
10 Chan, Stephen The Morality of China in Africa, The Middle Kingdom & The Dark Continent Zed Books 2013 amazon
11 Chang, Iris The Rape of Nanking, The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II Penguin Books 1997 amazon
12 Chang, Jung Wild Swans, Three Daughters of China Anchor Books 1991 amazon
13 Chang, Jung Empress Dowager Cixi, The Concubine Who Launched Modern China Alfred A. Knopf, New York 2013 amazon
14 Chang, Jung; Halliday, Jon Mao, The Untold Story Alfred A. Knopf, New York 2005 amazon
15 Chang, Parris H. Power and Policy in China The Pennsylvania State University Press 1978 amazon
16 Chao-Romero, Robert The Chinese in Mexico 1882-1940 University of Arizona Press 2010 amazon
17 Ching, Frank Ancestors, 900 Years in the Life of a Chinese Family William Morrow and Company, New York 1988 amazon
18 Coe, Andrew Chop Suey, A Cultural History of Chinese Food in the United States Oxford University Press 2009 amazon
19 Crow, Carl 400 Million Customers   1937 amazon
20 Crow, Carl Foreign Devils in the Flowery Kingdom Earnshaw Books 1940 amazon
21 Delgado, Grace Pena Making the Chinese Mexican, Global Migration, Localism, and Exclusion in the US-Mexico Borderlands Stanford University Press 2012 amazon
22 Dillon, Michael China, A Modern History I.B. Tauris & Co., Ltd, London 2010 amazon
23 Dolin, Eric Jay When America First Met China Liveright Publishing  2012 amazon
24 Ebrey, Patricia Buckley The Cambridge Illustrated History of China – 2nd Edition Cambridge University Press 2010 amazon
25 Ebrey, Patricia Buckley Emperor Huizong Harvard University Press 2014 amazon
26 Endacott, G.B. A History of Hong Kong Oxford University Press 1964 amazon
27 Fenby, Jonathan The Penguin History of Modern China, The Fall and Rise of a Great Power 1850-2009 Penguin Books 2009 amazon
28 Fishman, Ted C. China Inc. – How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World Scribner 2005 amazon
29 French, Paul Carl Crow – A Tough Old China Hand Hong Kong University Press 2006 amazon
30 French, Paul Midnight in Peking Penguin Books 2011 amazon
31 Fung Yu-lan A Short History of Chinese Philosophy The Free Press 1948 amazon
32 Gelber, Harry G. The Dragon and the Foreign Devils – China and the World, 1100 BC to the Present Bloomsbury Publishing, London 2007 amazon
33 Gernet, Jacques A History of Chinese Civilization Cambridge University Press 1982 amazon
34 Halper, Stefan The Beijing Consensus – How China’s Authoritarian Model Will Dominate the Twentieth Century Basic Books 2010 amazon
35 Harney, Alexandra The China Price, The True Cost of Chinese Competitive Advantage The Penguin Press 2008 amazon
36 Heiss, Mary Lou and Robert J. The Story of Tea Ten Speed Press 2007 amazon
37 Joiner, Lynne Honorable Survivor, Mao’s China, McCarthy’s America, and the Persecution of John S. Service Navel Institute Press 2009 amazon
38 Kairbank, John King The Great Chinese Revolution 1800-1985 Harper & Row, Publishers, New York 1986 amazon
39 Kairbank, John King, Goldman, Merle China – A New History Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 1992 amazon
40 Keay, John China – A History Basic Books 2009 amazon
41 Kissinger, Henry On China The Penguin Press 2011 amazon
42 Knapp, Ronald G. Chinese Bridges, Living Architecture from China’s Past Tuttle Publishing 2008 amazon
43 Kuhn, Dieter The Age of Confucian Rule: The Song Transformation of China Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2009 amazon
44 Lee, Jennifer 8 The Fortune Cookie Chronicles, Adventures in the World of Chinese Food 12Twelve 2008 amazon
45 Legerton, Colin & Rawson, Jacob Invisible China – A Journey Through Ethnic Borderlands Chicago Review Press 2009 amazon
46 Levathes, Louise When China Ruled the Seas, The Treasure Fleet of the Dragon Throne Oxford University Press 1994 amazon
47 Levy, Daniel S. Two-Gun Cohen, A Biography St. Martin’s Press 1997 amazon
48 Lewis, Mark Edward China Between Empires – The Northern & Southern Dynasties Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2009 amazon
49 Li Zhisui The Private Life of Chairman Mao – The Inside Story of the Man Who Made Modern China Chatto & Windus, London 1994 amazon
50 Lilley, James China Hands – Nine Decades of Adventure, Espionage, and Diplomacy in Asia PublicAffairs 2004 amazon
51 Liu Tong Chinese Tea Cambridge University Press 2012 amazon
52 Liu Xinru The Silk Road in World History Oxford University Press 2010 amazon
53 Lofthouse, Lloyd My Splendid Concubine Three Clover Press 2009 amazon
54 Lofthouse, Lloyd Our Hart Three Clover Press 2010 amazon
55 Lynch, Michael The Chinese Civil War 1945-49 Osprey Publishing 2010 amazon
56 MacFarquhar, Roderick & Schoenhals, Michael Mao’s Last Revolution First Harvard University Press 2006 amazon
57 Maugham, W. Somerset On a Chinese Screen Forgotten Books 2012 amazon
58 McGregor, Richard The Party, The Secret World of China’s Communist Rulers HarperCollins 2010 amazon
59 Meisner, Maurice Mao’s China – A History of the People’s Republic The Free Press 1977 amazon
60 Menzies, Gavin 1421: The Year China Discovered the World Bantam Books 2002 amazon
61 Menzies, Gavin 1434: The Year A Magnificent Chinese Fleet Sailed to Italy and Ignited the Renaissance HarperCollins 2009 amazon
62 Meyer, Michael The Last Days of Old Beijing, Life in the Vanishing Backstreets of a City Transformed Walker & Company 2008 amazon
63 Mitter, Rana Forgotten Ally, China’s World War II Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013 amazon
64 Morton, Scott W., Lewis, Charlton M. China – Its History and Culture McGraw-Hill, Inc., New York 2005 amazon
65 Mote, F.W. Imperial China 900-1800 Harvard University Press 1999 amazon
66 Osburg, John Anxious Wealth Stanford University Press 2013 amazon
67 Palmer, James Heaven Cracks Earth Shakes, The Tangshan Earthquake and the Death of Mao’s China Basic Books 2012 amazon
68 Paludan, Ann Chronicle of the Chinese Emperors Thames & Hudson Ltd, London 1998 amazon
69 Pan, Lynn Old Shanghai Gangsters in Paradise Marshall Cavendish 1984 amazon
70 Perdue, Peter C. China Marches West – The Qing Conquest of Central Eurasia Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2005 amazon
71 Pratt, James Norwood New Tea Lover’s Treasury Tea Society 1999 amazon
72 Pratt, James Norwood The Tea Lover’s Companion Birch Lane Press 1996 amazon
73 Rittenberg, Sidney and Bennett, Amanda The Man Who Stayed Behind Simon & Schuster, New York 1993 amazon
74 Rose, Sarah For all the Tea in China Penguin Books 2010 amazon
75 Rosecrance, Richard & Gu Guoliang (Editors) Power and Restraint, A shared Vision For the U.S.-China Relationship PublicAffairs 2009 amazon
76 Rowe, William T. China’s Last Empire – The Great Qing Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2009 amazon
77 Salisbury, Harrison E. The Long March – The Untold Story Harper & Row, Publishers, New York 1985 amazon
78 Salisbury, Harrison E. The New Emperors – China in the Era of Mao and Deng Little, Brown and Company 1992 amazon
79 Sandhaus, Derek DĂ©cadence Mandchoue, The China Memoirs of Sir Edmund Trelawny Backhouse Earnshaw Books 2011 amazon
80 Schell, Orville and Delury, John Wealth and Power, China’s Long March to the Twenty-First Century Random House 2013 amazon
81 Schiavone Camacho, Julia Maria Chinese Mexicans, Transpacific Migration amd the Search for a Homeland 1910-1960 University of North Carolina Press 2012 amazon
82 Seagrave, Sterling The Soong Dynasty Harper & Row, Publishers, New York 1985 amazon
83 Seagrave, Sterling Dragon Lady – The Life and Legend of the Last Empress of China Vintage Books 1992 amazon
84 Sheridan, James E. China in Disintegration – The Republican Era in Chinese History 1912-1949 The Free Press 1975 amazon
85 Sima Qian Records of the Grand Historian – Qin Dynasty Columbia Press University Book 1993 amazon
86 Sima Qian Records of the Grand Historian – Han Dynasty Part 1 Columbia Press University Book 1961 amazon
87 Smith, Philip Chadwick Foster The Empress of China Philadelphia Maritime Museum 1984 amazon
88 Snow, Edgar Red Star Over China Grover Press, Inc, New York 1938 amazon
89 Sohmen, Anna Pao Y K Pao, My Father Hong Kong University Press 2013 amazon
90 Spence, Jonathan D. To Change China – Western Advisers in China Penguin Books 1980 amazon
91 Spence, Jonathan D. The Gate of Heavenly Peace, The Chinese and Their Revolution 1895-1980 The Viking Press, New York 1981 amazon
92 Spence, Jonathan D. God’s Chinese Son – The Taiping Heavenly Kingdom of Hong Xiuquan W.W, Norton & Co., New York 1996 amazon
93 Spence, Jonathan D. The Search for Modern China W.W, Norton & Co., New York 1999 amazon
94 Spence, Jonathan D. Treason by the Book Penguin Books 2001 amazon
95 Sun Shuyun The Long March – The True History of China’s Founding Myth Anchor Books 2008 amazon
96 Taylor, Jay The Generalissimo, Chiang Kai-shek and the Struggle for Modern China Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2009 amazon
97 Teiwes, Frederick C. and Sun, Warren The Tragedy of Lin Biao, Riding the Tiger During the Cultural Revolution 1966-1971 Crawford House Publishing 1996 amazon
98 Temple, Robert The Genius of China Simon & Schuster, New York 1986 amazon
99 Terrill, Ross The White Boned Demon, A Biography of Madame Mao Zedong William Morrow and Company, New York 1984 amazon
100 Terzani, Tiziano Behind the Forbidden Door – Travels in Unknown China Henry Holt and Company, New York 1985 amazon
101 Tiffen, Mary Friends of Sir Robert Hart, Three Generations of Carrall Women in China Tiffania Books 2012 amazon
102 Tuchman, Barbara W. Stilwell and the American Experience in China 1911-45 The MacMillan Company, New York 1970 amazon
103 Van Norden, Bryan W. Introduction to Classical Chinese Philosophy Hackett Publishing Company, Inc 2011 amazon
104 Vogel, Ezra F. Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China Belknap Press, Harvard University Press 2011 amazon
105 Wakeman, Frederic Jr. The Fall of Imperial China The Free Press 1975 amazon
106 Wang Jianrong and Guo Danying The Illustrated Book of Chinese Tea Zhejiang Photographic Press 2013 amazon
107 Wasserstrom, Jeffrey N. China in the 21st Century, What Everyone Needs to Know Oxford University Press 2010 amazon
108 Westad, Odd Arne Decisive Encounters, The Chinese Civil War 1946-1950 Stanford University Press 2003 amazon
109 Wickert, Erwin (Editor) The Good German of Nanking, The Diaries of John Rabe Little, Brown and Company 1998 amazon
110 Wilkinson, Endymion China History, A New Manual Harvard University Press 2012 amazon
111 Wise, David Tiger Trap, America’s Secret Spy War With China Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2011 amazon
112 Wood, Frances The Silk Road, Two Thousand Years in the Heart of Asia University of California Press, Berkeley 2002 amazon
113 Wu Guang China 1966-1976 Cultural Revolution Revisited: Can It Happen Again? Nova Science Pub Inc 2011 amazon
114 Wu Guang The Third Sino-Japanese War: Dream of Pacific Empire Nova Science Pub Inc 2011 amazon
115 Wu Luxing 100 Chinese Emperors Asiapac Books, Singapore 1996 amazon
116 Yamashita, Michael Marco Polo – A Photographer’s Journey White Star Publishers 2011 amazon
117 Yao Ming-le The Conspiracy and Death of Lin Biao Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1983 amazon