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The old Shanghai A-Z / Paul French.

By: French, Paul, 1966-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Aberdeen, Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (252 pages) : illustrations (some color).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9789882208056; 9882208053.Subject(s): Streets -- China -- Shanghai -- HistoryDDC classification: 951.132 LOC classification: DS796.S257Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
How to use this book -- Road names index : past to present -- Road names index : present to past -- The flag and seal of the Shanghai municipality -- Road names as history and politics -- The boundaries -- Building Shanghai's roads -- The name changing begins -- International settlement A-Z -- The French concession A-Z -- The external roads area A-Z -- Glossary -- Useful contemporary guidebooks -- Suggested further reading on Old Shanghai -- Acknowledgements and credits -- The author.
Summary: Provides an anecdotal guide to every street in Shanghai, detailing many landmarks and stories associated with its best-known avenues.
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How to use this book -- Road names index : past to present -- Road names index : present to past -- The flag and seal of the Shanghai municipality -- Road names as history and politics -- The boundaries -- Building Shanghai's roads -- The name changing begins -- International settlement A-Z -- The French concession A-Z -- The external roads area A-Z -- Glossary -- Useful contemporary guidebooks -- Suggested further reading on Old Shanghai -- Acknowledgements and credits -- The author.

Provides an anecdotal guide to every street in Shanghai, detailing many landmarks and stories associated with its best-known avenues.

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