Books about Fujian Province

Picture Books

Focus on Fujian

Hong Kong China Tourism Press (out of print)

Fujian: China's Undiscovered Land of Mists and Mountains
Caroline Courtauld, 1988, NTC Publishing Group (out of print)

Fujian: Mountain and Maritime Cultures
Fujian New Agency, 2006, Foreign Languages Press

Culture and Daily Life

The Spiral Road : Change in a Chinese Village Through the Eyes of a Communist Party Leader
Huang Shu-Min, Shu-Min Huang, 1998, 2nd ed.

Colors of the Mountain
Da Chen, 1999, Anchor Books

Cooking from China's Fujian Province: One of China's Eight Great Cuisines
Jacqueline M. Newman, 2008, Hippocrene Books

Imagining Women: Fujian Folk Tales
Karen Gernant, 1998, Interlink Books

West to East: A Young Girl’s Journey to China
Qian Gao, 1996, China Books and Periodicals

Southern Fujian: Reproduction of Traditions in Post-Mao China
Tan Chee-beng, 2005, Chinese University Press


Harvesting Mountains: Fujian and the China Tea Trade, 1757-1937
Robert Paul Gardella, 1994, University of California Press

Beyond the Stone Arches: An American Missionary Doctor in China, 1892-1932
Edward Bliss Jr., 2000, Wiley

Fuzhou Protestants and the Making of a Modern China, 1857-1927
Ryan Dunch, 2000, Yale University Press

The Troublesome Legacy of Commissioner Lin: The Opium Trade and Opium Suppression in Fujian Province, 1820s to 1920s
Joyce A. Madancy, 2004, Harvard University Press

Family Lineage Organization and Social Change in Ming and Qing Fujian
Zheng Zhenman, Michael Szonyi (Translator), 2001, University of Hawaii Press

Business and Economics

Poverty and Growth in a South China County: Anxi, Fujian, 1949-1992
Thomas P. Lyons, 1994, Cornell University East Asia Program

Commodifying Communism: Business, Trust, and Politics in a Chinese City [Xiamen]
David L. Wank, 1999, Cambridge University Press

Fujian : A Coastal Province in Transition and Transformation
Y.M. Yeung and David K.Y. Chu (eds.), 2000, The Chinese University Press