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China's second continent : how a million migrants are building a new empire in Africa

French, Howard W. (author.).

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307946652 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780307956989 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: [xi], 285 pages : map ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note: "This is a Borzoi book."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part One: Manifest destiny -- Mozambique -- Behold the future -- Friendly gestures -- Part Two: The devil and the deep blue sea -- Liberia: small fates -- Conakry: late to the banquet -- Freetown: instruments of magic -- Why Mali? -- Ghana: habits of democracy -- Part Three: Happy family -- Saints of the household -- Fat of the land.
Summary, etc.: Documents the burgeoning Chinese presence in Africa to examine China's potentially world-changing role in reshaping Africa's culture and economy.
Subject: Chinese -- Africa, Sub-Saharan
Immigrants -- Africa, Sub-Saharan
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Emigration and immigration
China -- Emigration and immigration
Search Results Showing Item 58 of 760 Preferred library: Chetwynd Public Library?

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