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History 450 China and the US (Junior Year Writing Seminar in History)

Library resources for travel narratives, missionary and diplomatic accounts, popular press coverage and other sources that bring to life what China has meant to Americans, and what America has meant to Chinese, over the course of the last two centuries.

Local News

At Other Colleges

At Amherst College:

FBIS: Federal Broadcast Information Service (1974-1996) 
News in translation (by the CIA) from radio, television, and newspapers around the world. 

This is a particularly useful option to find out what was being reported in Chinese newspapers at the time.

 

Online Newspaper Archives

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