The China History Podcast

In this CHP episode we start a new multi-part series that looks at the history of the land known today as Xinjiang. This series will cover about 4000 years of history starting in this episode with the Tarim Mummies.

Direct download: CHP-244-The_History_of_Xinjiang_Part_1.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 5:00pm PDT

In this final installment introducing the life and death of Kawashima Yoshiko we look at the last decade and a half of her strange and tragic life.  Last episode her star was on the rise.  But after 1933 it's one long slow steady decline into madness and despair. 

Direct download: CHP-243-Kawashima_Yoshiko_Part_3.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 4:00pm PDT