North China at War

North China at War

Author: Professor of Asian Studies and Director of the Asia Research Centre David S G Goodman

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0847699390

Category: History

Page: 236

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This groundbreaking volume draws on newly available documentary sources to explore key facets of the move to power of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) during the War of Resistance to Japan from 1937 to 1945. Leading scholars from China and the West compare the varied experiences of the CCP_and its interactions with local society_in all the border regions and base areas of resistance to the Japanese invasion on the North China battlefront. Eschewing grand theory, the authors develop a Osocial ecology of revolutionO that traces the relationship between local conditions and patterns of social and political change.
North China at War
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Professor of Asian Studies and Director of the Asia Research Centre David S G Goodman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This groundbreaking volume draws on newly available documentary sources to explore key facets of the move to power of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) during the War of Resistance to Japan from 1937 to 1945. Leading scholars from China and the West compare the varied experiences of the CCP_and its
China at War 1901-1949
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Edward L. Dreyer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Few phases of history were as heavy with implications for the world at large than the turbulent years through which China moved from the overthrow of the last imperial dynasty in 1911, through anarchy, civil war and invasion, to the final triumph of the Communists in 1949 - yet few
China at War
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Hans van de Ven
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-12 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

China’s mid-twentieth-century wars pose extraordinary interpretive challenges. The issue is not just that the Chinese fought for such a long time—from the Marco Polo Bridge Incident of July 1937 until the close of the Korean War in 1953—across such vast territory. As Hans van de Ven explains, the greatest puzzles
China at War
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Stephen R. MacKinnon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

This book describes, in vivid detail, the history of the Japanese invasion and occupation and of different parts of China, from the viewpoints of scholars in China, Japan, and the West
Village China at war : the impact of resistance to Japan, 1937 - 1945
Language: en
Pages: 455
Authors: Dagfinn Gatu
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: NIAS Press

A study on the forging of Chinese communism in the furnace of the anti-Japanese war. It focuses on North China, where the Chinese Communist Party first took root and later expanded to conquer China.