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China's warlords

Author: David Bonavia
Publisher: Hong Kong ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Series: Oxford in Asia paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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China's warlord period, from 1912 until the outbreak of World War II, saw unceasing struggle between competing armies and political factions. This work profiles all the prominent warlords of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bonavia, David, 1940-
China's warlords.
Hong Kong ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)604134367
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Bonavia
ISBN: 0195861795 9780195861792
OCLC Number: 31970740
Description: xviii, 213 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 19 cm.
Contents: The Warlord Style --
The Traditional Chinese View of War --
1. The Soldier Statesmen. Yuan Shikai and the New Army. Duan Qirui --
2. The Northern Warlords. Zhang Zuolin. Wu Peifu. Feng Yuxiang, the Christian General --
3. The Western Warlords. Li Zongren and the Flying Army. Yan Xishan in Shanxi. Free-for-All in Sichuan --
4. The Eastern Warlords. Sun Chuanfang and the League of Five Provinces. Zhang Zongchang --
5. The Bandit Way --
6. The End of the Warlords.
Series Title: Oxford in Asia paperbacks.
Responsibility: David Bonavia.
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