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Chiang Kai-shek, his life and times

Author: Keiji Furuya; Chʻun-ming Chang
Publisher: New York : St. John's University, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Biography : English : Abridged English ed.View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Shō Kaiseki hiroku. English. Selections.
Chiang Kai-shek, his life and times.
New York : St. John's University, ©1981
(OCoLC)609078206
Online version:
Shō Kaiseki hiroku. English. Selections.
Chiang Kai-shek, his life and times.
New York : St. John's University, ©1981
(OCoLC)627676758
Named Person: Kai-shek Chiang; KAI-SHEK CHIANG; Kai-shek Chiang
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keiji Furuya; Chʻun-ming Chang
OCLC Number: 9687101
Notes: Translation of: Shō Kaiseki hiroku.
Description: lxi, 978 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue : The victory that failed --
Part 1 : The formative period. The early years --
The revolution --
The birth of the republic --
The second revolution --
From the twenty-one demands to Yuan's death --
China and World War I --
Part 2 : Years of trial and preparation. A country divided : the north and the south --
The enemy within --
A fresh start for the Kuomintang --
The Kuomintang, Soviet Russia, and the Chinese communists --
Consolidation of the revolutionary base --
Communist ascendancy --
Part 3 : The politics of national unification. Communist opposition to northern expedition --
The launching of the expedition --
The anti-Chiang campaign --
Communists and nationalists in Shanghai --
Nanking versus Wuhan --
Kuomintang's break with Soviet Russia --
The northern expedition : the second phase --
The northern expedition : the finale --
Manchuria under nationalist flag --
Demobilization and new warlordism --
Emergence of the "Red Army" --
Part 4 : The problem of national priorities. Prelude to the Manchurian Crisis --
Outbreak on September 18, 1931 --
The League of Nations and the Manchurian Crisis --
National crisis and domestic politics --
Fighting in Shanghai --
"Manchukuo" --
The so-called "Chinese Soviet Republic" --
Japanese invasion of Jehol --
Back to Geneva. North China --
The fifth communist suppression campaign --
The New Life Movement, Japan's "Monroe Doctrine," and Chiang's appeal to Japan --
Part 5 : From conciliation to war. The westward flight of the communists --
Japan's second forward move in North China --
The darkening scene --
Last call for peace --
Prelude to war --
The Sian Coup --
Part 6 : Lukouchiao and after. Outbreak of war --
From war in Shanghai to the rape of Nanking --
World reaction to Sino-Japanese war --
Attempts at mediation --
The communists and the war --
The defense of Wuhan --
Wang Ching-Wei and the Nanking puppet regime --
Part 7 : War in the Pacific. Japan's southward thrust --
Communist wartime expansion --
Japan's fateful decision --
Part 8 : Allied relations. China and the Allies --
Communist conspiracy and Sino-American relations --
The road to Cairo --
A year of crisis and discord --
The final months of the war --
Part 9 : The failure of a mission. The communist strategy of a coalition government --
The Marshall mission --
Communist seizure of the mainland --
Part 10 : Taiwan. The island beachhead --
Last years.
Other Titles: Shō Kaiseki hiroku.
Responsibility: [edited] by Keiji Furuya.

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