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China at War

Triumph and Tragedy in the Emergence of the New China

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674983502

Publication Date: 02/12/2018

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368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

North America only

  • Maps
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Staking a Nation
    • 1. Chiang Kaishek: Saving China
    • 2. Nation Building
    • 3. Nanjing, Nanjing
    • 4. To War
  • Part II: Momentous Times
    • 5. The Battle of Shanghai
    • 6. Trading Space for Time
    • 7. Regime Change
    • 8. War Communism
  • Part III: The Acid Test
    • 9. The Allies at War
    • 10. The Turning Point
    • 11. Japan’s Surrender in China
  • Part IV: The New China
    • 12. Crash and Burn
    • 13. National Liberation War
    • 14. Exhaustion
    • Epilogue: Transitions
  • Notes
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Acknowledgements
  • List of Illustrations
  • Index

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