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Decisive encounters : the Chinese civil war, 1946-1950

Author: Odd Arne Westad
Publisher: Stanford (Calif.) : Stanford University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This history of the Chinese Civil War attempts to answer two questions: Why was the war fought? And What were the immediate and lasting results of the Communists' victory? It also shows how campaigns  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Odd Arne Westad
ISBN: 0804744785 9780804744782
OCLC Number: 470353710
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 333-401. Index.
Description: VIII-413 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Chinese civil war, 1946-1950
Responsibility: Odd Arne Westad.
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