1 edition of China mission found in the catalog.
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Audrey Ronning Topping|
|LC Classifications||BV3427.A1 T66 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 364 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates|
|Number of Pages||364|
|LC Control Number||2013008352|
The details of this high-stakes assignment are the subject of The China Mission, a new book from Class of National Fellow Daniel Kurtz-Phelan. Marshall was sent across the Pacific in the face of eruptive conflict between Chinese Communists and Nationalists, and in just thirteen months in China, was tasked with the perilous mission to. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints teaches its members everywhere to lead Christ-like lives of faith, virtue, compassion, and integrity as indicated in the 13 Articles of Faith. One important tenet is for members to obey, honor and sustain the laws of the land. In more than countries around the world, including in the People.
In the s, China was filled with towering personalities who left behind highly quotable archives. The book is at once a character study of the charismatic and dedicated Marshall; a narrative account of the mission’s miraculous early successes and prolonged, painful collapse; and a meditation on the impossibility of reconciling parties that. On Septem , a mission led by Earl George Macartney (–) departed from Portsmouth, England, for China. The mission, financially sponsored by the East India Company, was dispatched by King George III to meet Chinese Emperor Qianlong on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
The China Mission is an important reminder about the limits of American diplomacy. Marshall, like many US statesmen before and after him, fell prey to . Mission Chinese Food. East Broadway, New York, NY, , [email protected] Mon pm - 11pm. Tue pm - 11pm. Wed pm - 11pm. Thu pm - 11pm.
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“Thoroughly researched and compellingly written, [The China Mission] is at once a revealing study of character and leadership, a vivid reconstruction of a critical episode in the history of the Cold War and an insightful meditation on the limits of American power even at its peak.”- Aaron Friedberg, New York Times Book Review “The story Kurtz-Phelan tells is a gripping one [and] does a /5(47).
The China Mission will be read for years to come as a window on the origins of American power—and the limits of its China mission book. Evan Osnos, Staff Writer, New Yorker ; Author, Age of Ambition.
The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, - Kindle edition by Kurtz-Phelan, Daniel. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking China mission book highlighting while reading The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, /5(59).
Executive Editor of Foreign Affairs Daniel Kurtz-Phelan will be speaking about his new book, The China Mission: George Marshall’s Unfinished War,a story covering the tumultuous aftermath of World War II, frantic U.S. engagement with China, and what led to the moment America “lost” the Middle will be in conversation with Arthur Ross Director of the Center on U.S.
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Ap General Dwight D. Eisenhower, Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force, will always be remembered for the victory on D-Day, June 6, Perhaps less known is the fact that he wasn’t the only, or even top, candidate for the job. Against this historical backdrop, diplomat and journalist Daniel Kurtz-Phelan has written an engaging book, “The China Mission: George C.
Marshall’s Unfinished War, ,” that stresses. THE CHINA MISSION George Marshall’s Unfinished War, By Daniel Kurtz-Phelan Illustrated. W.W. Norton & Company.
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Unfortunately, his efforts failed miserably, and “many Americans would give Marshall and his mission a bitter share of the blame” for “losing” China, writes journalist Kurtz-Phelan, executive editor of Foreign Affairs, in this astute and surprisingly entertaining account.
Everyone believed that if anyone could succeed, it was Marshall. The China Mission traces this neglected turning point and forgotten interlude in a heroic career - a story of not just diplomatic wrangling and guerrilla warfare, but also intricate spycraft and charismatic personalities.
Drawing on eyewitness accounts both personal and official, it offers a richly detailed, gripping, close-up, and often.
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The Marshall Mission (Chinese: 马歇尔使华; pinyin: Mǎxiē'ěr Shǐhuá; 20 December – January ) was a failed diplomatic mission undertaken by United States Army General George C. Marshall to China in an attempt to negotiate between the Communist Party of China and the Nationalists to create a unified Chinese government.
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The China mission year book by Christian Literature Society for China; China Continuation Committee; National Christian Council of China. Publication date Topics Christian Literature Society for China, Missions -- China Publisher Shanghai: The Society CollectionPages: The China mission hand-book.
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