Download PDF by Edward L. Dreyer: China at War 1901-1949 (Modern Wars In Perspective)

By Edward L. Dreyer

ISBN-10: 0582051231

ISBN-13: 9780582051232

ISBN-10: 0582051258

ISBN-13: 9780582051256

Few stages of background have been as heavy with implications for the realm at huge than the turbulent years by which China moved from the overthrow of the final imperial dynasty in 1911, via anarchy, civil struggle and invasion, to the ultimate triumph of the Communists in 1949 - but few classes are as little identified by way of the broader international, and so little understood. Professor Dreyer's amazing account of China at battle is either a major contribution to this new sequence of reports of recent wars of their complete political, social and ideological contexts, and in addition a worthy advent to the start- careworn, bloody and painful because it was once - of the longer term superpower.

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