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Author Shan, Patrick Fuliang.

Title Taming China's wilderness : immigration, settlement and the shaping of the Heilongjiang frontier, 1900-1931 / Patrick Fuliang Shan
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 227 pages)
Contents 1. Immigrants, settlers and new communities -- 2. Land, tenancy and economic transformation -- 3. Ethnic transition to agricultural life -- 4. Insecurity, banditry and social order -- 5. Russian influence and Chinese response
Notes "First published 2014 by Ashgate Publishing"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Emigration and immigration.
HISTORY / Modern / 19th Century.
China -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History -- 20th century
Heilongjiang Sheng (China) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
Heilongjiang Sheng (China) -- History -- 20th century
China -- Heilongjiang Sheng.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781317046844 (electronic bk.)