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Author Goncharov, S. N. (Sergeĭ Nikolaevich)

Title Uncertain partners : Stalin, Mao, and the Korean War / Sergei N. Goncharov, John W. Lewis, Xue Litai
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [1993]


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Description xi, 393 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Studies in international security and arms control
Studies in international security and arms control.
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Stalin, Mao, and the Chinese Civil War, 1945-1948 -- 2. Prelude to negotiations -- 3. The making of the alliance -- 4. End game -- 5. The decision for war in Korea -- 6. China enters the Korean War -- 7. Summing up -- Appendix -- Notes -- References -- Index
Summary Using major new sources, including cables between Mao and Stalin and interviews with key actors, this book tells the inside story of the Sino-Soviet alliance and the origins of the Korean War
Analysis China Foreign relations Soviet Union
Korean War, 1950-1953
Soviet Union Foreign relations China
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [351]-380) and index
Subject Korean War, 1950-1953.
China -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
USSR -- Foreign relations -- China.
Author Lewis, John Wilson, 1930-2017.
Xue, Litai, 1947-
LC no. 93023971
ISBN 0804721157 (alk. paper)
0804725217 (paperback)