Mao's China and the Cold War / Edition 1

Mao's China and the Cold War / Edition 1

by Jian Chen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807849324

ISBN-13: 9780807849323

Pub. Date: 06/25/2001

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Mao's China and the Cold War

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Mao's China and the Cold War

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807849323
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
06/25/2001
Series:
New Cold War History Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
564,819
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.95(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Abbreviationsxi
Introduction1
Chapter 1The Chinese Civil War and the Rise of the Cold War in East Asia, 1945-194617
Chapter 2The Myth of America's Lost Chance in China38
Chapter 3Mao's Continuous Revolution and the Rise and Demise of the Sino-Soviet Alliance, 1949-196349
Chapter 4China's Strategies to End the Korean War, 1950-195385
Chapter 5China and the First Indochina War, 1950-1954118
Chapter 6Beijing and the Polish and Hungarian Crises of 1956145
Chapter 7Beijing and the Taiwan Strait Crisis of 1958163
Chapter 8China's Involvement in the Vietnam War, 1964-1969205
Chapter 9The Sino-American Rapprochement, 1969-1972238
Epilogue: The Legacies of China's Cold War Experience277
Notes285
Bibliographic Essay373
Index387

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