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This publication was sponsored by the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange.

This publication is part of the project “War made Shanghai” funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR-12-BSH3-0013) in 2013–2016.

Cover Illustration : Detail from Shanghai in 1902. Capitaine Gadoffre, Chang-hai et environs, Shanghai, 1902. 55 × 44 cm. David Rumsey Map Center.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Names: Henriot, Christian, editor. | Shi, Lu, editor. | Aubrun, Charlotte, editor.

Title: The population of Shanghai (1865–1953) : a sourcebook / Edited by Christian Henriot, Shi Lu, Charlotte Aubrun.

Description: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2019] | Series: Handbook of Oriental studies = Handbuch der Orientalistik. Section 4, China, ISSN 0169-9520 ; volume 35 | Includes bibliographical references and index.

Identifiers: LCCN 2018037991 (print) | LCCN 2018040763 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004385412 (Ebook) | ISBN 9789004363670 (hardback : alk. paper)

Subjects: LCSH: Shanghai (China)—Statistics. | Shanghai (China)—Population.

Classification: LCC HA4638.S53 (ebook) | LCC HA4638.S53 P67 2019 (print) | DDC 315.1/132—dc23

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ISSN 0169-9520

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