The population of Shanghai (1865-1953) will soon be available at Brill. After three rounds of proof editing and correcting — Brill is very thorough in its editorial process — the manuscript is now in press. It is scheduled to come out from the presses for Christmas. What follows is a peek into into content, starting with the book cover.
The book is tremendous, bravo! A fantastic source! For the second edition – would it be useful to add the Russian emigrants’ registration cards for 1939–1945 from the National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, USA, to the source base? They are partially incorporated into Kirill Chashchin’s genealogical index: https://books.google.com/books?id=c9MwBQAAQBAJ