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forgotten ally

by Pierre Van Paassen

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Published by Top Executive Media in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Palestine,
  • Zionism,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Palestine,
  • Palestine -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPierre Van Paassen.
    ContributionsVan Paassen, Pierre, 1895-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.J4 V3 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 342 p. ;
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16273448M
    ISBN 100977102106
    LC Control Number2006478444

    More than any other twentieth-century event, World War II was crucial in shaping China’s worldview, making Forgotten Ally both a definitive work of history and an indispensable guide to today’s China and its relationship with the West. "Rana Mitter''s brilliant new book, Forgotten Ally: China''s War with Japan, , makes an important and moving contribution to the historical record by illuminating the largely forgotten war that took the lives of millions of Chinese, yet ultimately facilitated the rise of modern China."4/5(1).

      Forgotten Ally rewrites the entire history of World War II. Yet it also offers surprising insights into contemporary China. No twentieth-century event was as crucial in shaping China's worldview. The Forgotten Ally is a beautifully written book, as the New York Times review describes it - “The expression of one of the most passionately generous hearts in the writing profession.” “Van Paassen writes with the power and fervor of a latter-day prophet, without forgetting the .

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