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China, the agony of a giant

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Alternate title:Agony of a giant
Summary:A collection of film footage from the 1930s highlights the social and economic changes which characterize this decade in China. Examines: the Manchurian Incident, the Japanese invasion of mainland China, loan sharks, marauding warlords, the opium epidemic, drought, famine, floods, and civil war.
Provider:Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
British Broadcasting Corporation
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:China History Republic, 1912-1949
China Economic conditions 1912-1949
China Social conditions 1912-1949
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
China
Government, Law, Politics
Collection:Films@UM
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