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Author Heiferman, Ronald.

Title The Cairo Conference of 1943 : Roosevelt, Churchill, Chiang Kai-shek, and Madame Chiang / Ronald Ian Heiferman.

Published Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2011]
©2011

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 UniM Bail  940.53141 HEIF    AVAILABLE
Physical description vii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-194) and index.
Contents Introduction: The war in China, 1937-1942 -- Roosevelt's envoys in China : 1942 -- Madame Chiang's public diplomacy -- T.V. Soong's private diplomacy -- Chiang and Roosevelt plan a summit -- November 21-22, 1943 : the cast assembles -- November 23, 1943 : the play begins -- November 24, 1943 : the plot unfolds -- November 25, 1943 : the second act begins -- November 26-27, 1943 : end of the second act -- November 28-29, 1943 : interlude in Teheran, part I -- November 30-December 1, 1943 : the Teheran interlude, part II -- December 2-7, 1943 : Cairo, the final act -- A postscript on the Cairo Conference.
Summary "This historical book chronicles the Cairo Conference, the events leading up to the conference, and the consequences of the decisions, understandings, and misunderstandings that took place at the summit. This text examines the enormous impact the conference had on the course of the war in Asia and post-war Sino-Western relations"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975.
Chiang, May-ling Soong, 1897-2003.
Cairo Conference (1943)
World War, 1939-1945 -- China.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Asia.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history.
Western countries -- Relations -- China.
China -- Relations -- Western countries.
ISBN 9780786448043 (paperback)
0786448040 (paperback)