China Wakes by Nicholas D. Kristof
The Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power (Vintage)

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The definitive book on China's uneasy transformation into an economic and political superpower by two Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporters. An insightful and thought-provoking analysis of daily life in China, China Wakes is an exemplary work of reportage. 16 pages of photos.


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About Nicholas D. Kristof

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Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn are the first married couple to win a Pulitzer Prize in journalism; they won for their coverage of China as New York Times correspondents. Mr. Kristof won a second Pulitzer for his op-ed columns in the Times. He has also served as bureau chief in Hong Kong, Beijing, and Tokyo, and as associate managing editor. At the Times, Ms. WuDunn worked as a business editor and as a foreign correspondent in Tokyo and Beijing. They live near New York City.
 
Published October 12, 2011 by Vintage. 519 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences, Travel, Business & Economics, Literature & Fiction, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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 A vivid and thoughtful portrait of China by a Pulitzer Prize- winning husband-and-wife team of New York Times correspondents formerly in Beijing.

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of China Wakes: The Struggle for...

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In one of the best books on contemporary China, Kristoff and WuDunn ponder a central paradox: an explosion of wealth and entrepreneurship in the world's third biggest economy (after the U.S. and Japan

Aug 01 1994 | Read Full Review of China Wakes: The Struggle for...

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The husband-and-wife team of Kristoff and Wudunn, whose reporting of the Tiananmen Square massacre for the New York Times earned them a Pulitzer prize, range from Beijing to the Tibetan highlands in t

Jul 31 1995 | Read Full Review of China Wakes: The Struggle for...

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