Zhang Xueliang: The General Who Never Fought

Zhang Xueliang: The General Who Never Fought

by A. Shai
     
 

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The first book totell the strange and fascinating story ofGeneral Zhang Xue-liang, the Chinese-Manchurian 'Young Marshall' -a man who left an indelible mark on the history of modern China, but few know his story.Unlocking the mystery of this man's life,Aron Shaihelps to shed light on 20th-century China.

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The first book totell the strange and fascinating story ofGeneral Zhang Xue-liang, the Chinese-Manchurian 'Young Marshall' -a man who left an indelible mark on the history of modern China, but few know his story.Unlocking the mystery of this man's life,Aron Shaihelps to shed light on 20th-century China.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230279063
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
01/17/2012
Edition description:
2012
Pages:
174
Sales rank:
774,790
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

ARON SHAIis the Rector (Provost) of Tel Aviv University, Israel. He is a Professor of History and East Asian Studies and the Incumbent of the Shoul N. Eisenberg Chair for East Asian Affairs. He has authored books on China's modern history published in England, the United States, China and Israel, includingOrigins of the War in the East: Britain, China and Japan, Britain and China: Imperial Momentum, China in International Affairs, Twentieth Century China: Imperialism Imprisoned, The Fate of Foreign Firms in China: Imperialism Imprisoned, Sino-Israeli Relations: Current Reality and Future Prospects andhas also published two historical novels, Benhazar - Son to a Stranger and She Used to Call him Mano.

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