Race the Rising Sun: A Chinese University's Exodus during the Second World War
- Publish Date: 2009-05-16
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Chiao-Min Hsieh;Jean Kan Hsieh
This book is about Zhejiang University, one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in China, which was forced to evacuate from the beautiful city of Hangzhou when the Japanese arrived in 1937. The events surrounding this exodus inland remain virtually unknown to the Western world.