Washington"s China by James Peck Download PDF EPUB FB2
Readers who want to know the mindset of Washington as they watched the Soviet Union falter in keeping China under their imperialist thumb would find this book interesting; Peck hones on to Cited by: 4.
Washington's China is a good book that goes through the National Security Council (N.S.C.) documents and shows how time and time again the U.S. government couldn't face the fact that China was acting independently of Russia during most of the Cold War.
At first, the U.S. government thought China was a puppet of Russia's and then later a junior partner.4/5. summary This book addresses a central question about the Cold War that has never been adequately resolved. Why did the United States go to such lengths not merely to “contain” the People’s Republic of China but to isolate it from all diplomatic, cultural, and economic ties to other nations.
“The China we once knew no longer exists,” he writes early in the book. “The China that was with us for forty years — the China of ‘reform and opening up’ — is making way for. Book reveals how Chinese intelligence steals U.S. tech secrets to dominate world Excerpts from “Deceiving the Sky: Inside Communist China’s Drive for Global Supremacy” (Encounter, September ).
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