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Title China at war : an encyclopedia / Xiaobing Li, editor
Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 605 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Cover; China at War; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Note on Transliteration; Preface; Introduction; REFERENCE ENTRIES; Agrarian Revolutionary War (1927-1937); American Volunteer Group (1941-1942); An-Shi, Rebellion of (755-763); Anti-Japanese Military and Political College (1936-1945); Anti-Japanese War (1937-1945); Art of War, The; Autumn Harvest Uprising (1927); Bandit Extermination Campaigns (1949-1953); Banner System (1601-1912); Beiping-Tianjin Campaign (1948-1949); Beiyang Army (1906-1927); Boxer Rebellion; Cao Cao (155-220); Cao Gangchuan (1935- ); Changsha Uprising (1930)
Chen Geng (Chen Keng, 1903-1961)Chen Xilian (Ch'en Hsi-lian) (1915-1999); Chen Yi (Ch'en Yi) (1901-1972); Chengpu, Battle of (632 BC); Chennault, Claire Lee (1893-1958); Chi Haotian (1929- ); Chibi, Battle of (208); China, People's Republic of; China, Republic of; China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater; Chinese Civil War (1946-1949); Chinese Communist Party (CCP); Chinese Intervention in the Korean War (1950-1953); Chinese Military Advisory Group (1950-1955); Chinese Offensive in Korea, First (October 25-November 6, 1950); Chinese Offensive in Korea, Second (November 25-December 24, 1950)
Chinese Offensive in Korea, Third (December 31, 1950- January 8, 1951)Chinese Offensive in Korea, Fourth (January 25-April 21, 1951); Chinese Offensive in Korea, Fifth (April 22-May 23, 1951); Chinese People's Volunteer Force (1950-1953); Chinese Revolution of 1911; Chinese Summer Offensives in Korea (1953); Chinese Workers and Peasants Red Army (1927-1937); Commission of Science, Technology, and Industry for National Defense (1958-2008); Confucian-Mencian Paradigm; Counterrevolutionaries, Campaign against (1950-1953); Cultural Revolution (1966-1976); Dalai Lama (1935- )
Damansky Island (Zhenbao Island)Deng Xiaoping (Deng Hsiao-ping) (1904-1997); Dixie Mission (1944-1947); Dongshan Island Landing Campaign (1953); Eight Foreign Armies Invasion of China (1900-1901); Eight Trigrams Rebellion (1813); Eighth Route Army (1937-1945); Encirclement Campaigns (1930-1934); Eunuchs; Ever-Victorious Army (1860-1864); Fei River, Battle of (383); Fengtian-Zhili War (1922-1924); First Field Army (1948-1950); Five Seven One (571) Plan (1971); Four Modernizations; Fourth Field Army (1948-1955); Fu Zuoyi (Fu Tso-yi) (1895-1974); Fubing (550-1200); Gang of Four (1966-1977)
Gao Gang (Kao Kang) (1902-1954)General Departments of the People's Liberation Army; Genghis Khan (1162-1227); Grand Canal; Great Wall; Guandu, Battle of (200); Guangzhou Uprising (1927); Guerrilla Warfare (1928-1949); Gunpowder; Guomindang; Han, Cavalry of (206 BC-220 AD); Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD); Han Wudi, Emperor (156-87 BC); He Long (Ho Lung) (1896-1969); Hong Kong; Hong Xiuquan (Hung Hsiu-ch'uan) (1814-1864); Hong Xuezhi (Hong Hsue-ch'i) (1913-2006); Hua Guofeng (1921-2008); Huai-Hai Campaign (November 1948-January 1949); Huang Chao's Rebellion (874-884); Huang Kecheng (1902-1986)
Summary This book traces the Chinese military and its experiences over the past 2,500 years, describing clashes with other kingdoms and nations as well as internal rebellions and revolutions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 571-581) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject China -- History, Military -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
Author Li, Xiaobing, 1954-
ISBN 1598844164 (electronic bk.)
9781598844160 (electronic bk.)