Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum to be Expanded

Expect more tales and exhibits from that tumultuous period.

by Urban Family, 17 January 2019

Did a Lost Roman Legion Settle in Ancient China?

And if so, are those living in the remote Gansu town of Liqian today the descendants of these lost troops?

by Matthew Bossons, 11 January 2019

This Day in History: First Post-Cultural Revolution Advertisement

The ad men follow on from the mad men.

by Ned Kelly, 04 January 2019

This Week in History: Down to the Countryside Movement

Chairman Mao proclaims 'We too have two hands, let us not laze about in the city.'

by Ned Kelly, 23 December 2018

This Day in History: Massive Haiyuan Earthquake Devastates Gansu

Statistics released in 2010 show at least 273,400 were killed by the earthquake in Gansu, with Haiyuan losing 73,604 people, nearly half of the county’s entire population.

by Jonathan Zhong, 16 December 2018

This Week in History: Japanese Takeover of the International Settlement

An inside look at the Japanese takeover of Shanghai's International Settlement, which began on December 8, 1941.

by That's Shanghai, 10 December 2018

This Week in History: The Discovery of Peking Man

And its mysterious disappearance in World War II...

by Ned Kelly, 05 December 2018

This Day in History: China's Deadliest Maritime Disaster

The world's worst maritime disaster unrelated to military action happened at the mouth of the Huangpu.

by Ned Kelly, 04 December 2018

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