When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs, and Money in the Age of Sail

Eric Jay Dolin - When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs, and Money in the Age of Sail

When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs, and Money in the Age of Sail

Brilliantly illuminating one of the least-understood areas of American history, best-selling author Eric Jay Dolin now traces our fraught relationship with China back to its roots: the unforgiving nineteenth-century seas that separated a brash, rising naval power from a battered ancient empire.

It is a prescient fable for our time, one that surprisingly continues to shed l

When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs, and Money in the Age of Sail

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