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Dragon by the Tail: American, British, Japanese, and Russian Encounters with China and One Another

Davies, John Paton

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ISBN 10: 0393054551 / ISBN 13: 9780393054552
Published by Norton [1972], New York, 1972
Condition: good, good
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24 cm, 448, facsim., references, index. The author served as an American diplomat in the midst of the Chinese-Japanese conflict. He advised General Stilwell during World War II, dealt with Cho En-lai and Mao, and observed the beginning of the Communist conquest of China. Bookseller Inventory # 37037

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Title: Dragon by the Tail: American, British, ...

Publisher: Norton [1972], New York

Publication Date: 1972

Book Condition: good, good

Edition: First Edition. First Printing.

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1st edition (1972), from a private family collection, seems seldom read, with minor shelving edge rubbing and wear to dust jacket, front flap CLIPPED, in tight spine, secured binding, square corners, no marking.

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