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By Shih-shan Henry Tsai

The ebook is an account of Taiwan's evolving nationwide awareness advised during the biography of its former President Lee Teng-hui--the relevant determine within the island's political transformation during the last twenty years. In describing the wider historic and social context of many of the phases of Lee's existence, the publication additionally analyzes Taiwan's personal evolution in the past century as a jap colony, a Leninist party-state dictatorship, after which an American-inspired fledgling democracy.

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