After the Empires

Author(s): 
Preston, P. W.
ISBN: 
9781137345677
Date published: 
August 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

The shift to the modern world in East Asia was accomplished in part via the experience of colonial rule in the late nineteenth century. Following imperial crisis in the 1930s and 1940s, independent nation states formed from which the political structure of East Asia is based today.