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Korea's Place in the Sun: A Modern History, Revised

Korea's Place in the Sun: A Modern History, Revised

by Bruce Cumings

Editeur : Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780393327021
Broché: 544
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Taille du fichier: 14 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-06-03
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Korea has endured a "fractured, shattered twentieth century," and this updated edition brings Bruce Cumings's leading history of the modern era into the present. The small country, overshadowed in the imperial era, crammed against great powers during the Cold War, and divided and decimated by the Korean War, has recently seen the first real hints of reunification. But positive movements forward are tempered by frustrating steps backward. In the late 1990s South Korea survived its most severe economic crisis since the Korean War, forcing a successful restructuring of its political economy. Suffering through floods, droughts, and a famine that cost the lives of millions of people, ...