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History 4410 - Seminar in Chinese History 

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Information for Students

Learn how to avoid fines, what you'll need to check out items, and how to get materials on reserve that aren't available right now.

Information for Students

Information for Instructors

Learn about what items can go on reserve, for how long, and where, as well as processing time, fines that may apply, and electronic resources.

Information for Instructors

Accessing Resources

This is a quick guide on how to read the status of items in the library catalog:

Available the item is ready to be checked out

Due: followed by a date and time the item is checked out and due back at the indicated date and time.

In Process the item is not ready to be checked out; it is currently being processed by staff, but should be available soon

To view the status of an item, you must click on the link in the column "click on link to view status" below

You can check out these items from the circulation desk of Thompson Library, located on the first floor at the East/Oval end

To check out materials please have a valid photo ID such as your BuckID or Driver's License

Fines for reserve items can be significant and these items must be returned back to Thompson Library circulation desk (Fine Information Link).

Find out more information about Thompson Library such as today's hours (Thompson Library Link).

If you are unable to access the eBooks or streaming video listed below, please email Emily Smock (

Instructor: Christopher Reed

Physical Books or DVDs in Thompson Library

Title Author Call Number Loan Period Click on link to view status
Forgotten ally : China's World War II, 1937-1945 Rana Mitter DS777.53 .M555 2013 2 hour Link
Konoe Fumimaro and the failure of peace in Japan, 1937-1941 : a critical appraisal of the three-time prime minister  Kazuo Yagami DS885.5.K6 Y34 2006 2 hour Link
The Pacific War : World War II and the Japanese, 1931-1945 Ienaga Saburo ; translated from the Japanese by Frank Baldwin D767.2 .I31 2 hour Link
Red sorghum : a novel of China  Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt PL2886.O1684 H831 1994 2 hour Link

Electronic Resources

Title (Direct Link to Resource) Author Call Number Link to Catalog
Japan's Imperial Army : Its Rise and Fall, 1853 - 1945 Edward J. Drea DS838.7 .D74 2009 Link

The Generalissimo : Chiang Kai-shek and the Struggle for Modern China

Off Campus Access

On Campus Access

Jay Taylor DS777.488.C5 T39 2009eb Link