A Cold War Turning Point : Nixon and China, 1969-1972
By: Tudda, Chris.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Baton Rouge : LSU Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (303 p.).ISBN: 9780807142905.Subject(s): China - Foreign relations - United States | China -- Foreign relations -- United States | Cold War - Diplomatic history | Cold war - Diplomatic history | Cold War -- Diplomatic history | Nixon, Richard M | Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 | United States - Foreign relations - 1969-1974 | United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974 | United States - Foreign relations - China | United States -- Foreign relations -- ChinaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: A Cold War Turning Point : Nixon and China, 1969-1972DDC classification: 973.924 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS; 1 Nixon Pushes Rapprochement; 2 A New Mood in Beijing; 3 Tentative Steps and the Warsaw Channel; 4 The Post-Cambodia Chill and the Pakistani Channel; Illustrations; 5 Kissinger's Secret Trip to Beijing; 6 Reassuring Allies and Pursuing the Moscow Summit; 7 Chinese at the UN and Kissinger's Second Visit to Beijing; 8 Sino-U.S. Rapprochement and the Indo-Pakistani Crisis; 9 Homestretch to the Beijing Summit; 10 The Beijing Summit; 11 Conclusion; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S
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In February 1972 President Nixon arrived in Beijing for what Chairman Mao Zedong called the "week that changed the world." Using recently declassified sources from American, Chinese, European, and Soviet archives, Chris Tudda's A Cold War Turning Point reveals new details about the relationship forged by Nixon's administration and the Chinese government that dramatically altered the trajectory of the Cold War.The first book to use the Nixon tapes and Kissinger Telephone Conversations to illustrate the complexity of early Sino-U.S. relations, Tudda's thorough and illuminating research provides
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