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The China helpers, Western advisers in China, 1620-1960 / [by] Jonathan Spence.

Author/Creator:
Spence, Jonathan D.
Publication:
London, Bodley Head, 1969.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 335 p. illus., map, ports. 23 cm.
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Subjects:
China -- Relations -- Foreign countries.
China -- Civilization -- Western influences.
Contents:
Schall and Verbiest: to God through the stars.
Peter Parker: bodies or souls.
Ward and Gordon: glorious days of looting.
Lay and Hart: power, patronage, and pay.
Martin and Fryer: trimming the lamps.
Edward Hume: Yale for China.
Mikhail Borodin: life in the sun.
Todd and Bethune: overcome all terrors.
Chennault, Stilwell, Wedemeyer: a compass for Shangri-La.
The last rounds: U.S.A. and U.S.S.R.
Conclusion.
Chapter notes (p. [294]-325).
Notes:
American ed. (Boston, Little Brown) has title: To change China.
ISBN:
0370004299
OCLC:
62763