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Reviews - Taiwan

Lin, Accidental State - Chiang Kai-shek, the United States, and the Making of Taiwan, 2016

February 27, 2017

Stephen G Craft reviewed Lin's book for the History of Diplomacy discussion list. It is republished here through Creative Commons license.

Suchenski, Hou Hsiao-Hsien (August 4, 2014)

January 26, 2015

Richard I. Suchenski's book was reviewed by Xiao Liu for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Wachman, Why Taiwan? Geostrategic Rationales for China's Territorial Integrity, 2007

January 1, 2007

Thoralf Klein reviews the book for H-Net, May 2008.

Lewis and Xue, Imagined Enemies: China Prepares for Uncertain War, 2006

January 1, 2006

Walter Grunden reviews the book for H-Net, December 2009.

Dirlick, Lmao and Chiang, eds., Taiwan-The Land Colonialisms Made, 2018

This review by Madeline Hsu was published by the History of Asia discussion list and is reprinted here through Creative Commons license.

Heer, Mr. X and the Pacific -- George F. Kennan and American Policy in East Asia, 2018.

Chichi Peng's review of Heer's book was originally published by the History of War discussion list and is reprinted here via Creative Commons license.

Events

April 9, 2020 - 4:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for an online talk with Julia Strauss on her new book, which focuses on the period 1949 to 1954 and compares how the Communist Party in China and the Nationalist Party in Taiwan sought to consolidate their authority and foster economic development.

April 16, 2020 - 4:00pm

The USC U.S.-China institute presents a webcast with award-winning journalist Dexter Robert. His new book explores the reality behind today’s financially-ascendant China and pulls the curtain back on how the Chinese manufacturing machine is actually powered.