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PRESIDENT Chiang Kai-Shek

PRESIDENT Chiang Kai-Shek

his life story in pictures

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Published by Government Information Office in (Republic of China) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(by) Government Information Office, Republic of China.
ContributionsChiang Kai-Shek.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,175p. ;
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19866725M

Chiang also used American support and military power in China against the ambitions of the Soviet Union to dominate the talks, stopping the Soviets from taking full advantage of the situation in China with the threat of American military action against the Soviets. Throughout his rule, complete eradication of the Communists remained Chiang's dream. His life-long adversary, Mao Zedong, did the same on the mainland. He served in the revolutionary forces, leading a regiment in Shanghai under his friend and mentor, Chen Qimeias one of Chen's chief lieutenants. In the context of the Cold Warmost of the Western world recognized this position and the ROC represented China in the United Nations and other international organizations until the s.

After giving "a play by play" account of what had happened between him and Meiling, he said he had invited her to return to Washington with him. There, too, Chiang felt embattled. To order, call President Truman refused and relieved Macarthur of his command. Trapped there by the Boxer Rebellion, which began soon after he arrived, he began to study Chinese history and language. He served in the revolutionary forces, leading a regiment in Shanghai under his friend and mentor, Chen Qimeias one of Chen's chief lieutenants.

The copies reflect the fragility and poor condition of the originals, with some pages water damaged, stuck together, or missing entirely. On October 10,Chiang was named director of the State Council, the equivalent to President of the country, in addition to his other titles. The collection was begun by Herbert Hoover himself, who in went to China to work as a mining engineer in Tientsin Tianjin. Li refused. Her perfect English made her the regime's principal go-between with its American ally.


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