Foreign Office Files for China, 1919-1980 🎓
The complete Foreign Office Files concerning China, Hong Kong and Taiwan for the period 1919-1980. These files are particularly important covering not only the British experience of China’s massive domestic issues - such as the conflict between the Kuomintang and the Communist Party - but also the external relations of China with other countries (especially Britain and the British Indian Empire), including the Sino-Indian frontier issue, Tibet, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
1919-1929: Kuomintang, CCP and the Third International
1938-1948: Open Door, Japanese war and the seeds of Communist victory (forthcoming)
1949-1956: The Communist revolution
1957-1966: The Great Leap Forward
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