Shellen Wu Discusses New Book in Podcast

2014-WuShellen Wu, assistant professor of history, discusses her new book in this podcast interview with the New Books in East Asian Studies website. Her book, Empires of Coal: Fueling China’s Entry into the Modern World Order, 1860-1920, examines the histories of China, science, technology, and the modern world. It brings readers into the nineteenth century industrialization of China, when coal fueled new imperialism.