Stilwell and the American Experience in China: 1911-1945
ISBN: 0812986202
EAN13: 9780812986204
Language: English
Pages: 768
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Tuchman uses the epic life of Vinegar Joe Stilwell, commander of United States forces and allied chief of staff to Chiang Kai-shek, to explore the history of China from the revolution of 1911 to the turmoil of World War II, when China's Nationalist government faced attack from Japanese invaders and Communist insurgents.