World War II

Peattie, Drea, and van de Ven, eds., The Battle for China: Essays on the Military History of the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945, 2010

January 1, 2010

This review by Roger Brown was originally published by the H-War discussion list and is reproduced here under Creative Commons license.

Clements, Wellington Koo: China (Makers of the Modern World), 2008.

January 1, 2008

Yongjin Zhang reviews the book for H-Diplo.

Wakabayashi, ed. The Nanking Atrocity, 1937-38- Complicating the Picture, 2007

January 1, 2007

This edited volume was reviewed by Sven Saaler for H-Genocide in September 2009. It is reprinted here under Creative Commons license.

Paul H. Kratoska, Asian Labor in the Wartime Japanese History: Unknown Histories, 2005.

January 1, 2005

Bill Sewell reviews the book for H-US-Japan.

New Research on the Nanjing Incident

December 31, 2004

David Askew summarizes scholarship on what happened in Nanjing in December 1937.

Treaty of Peace between the Republic of China and Japan (Treaty of Taipei) 1952

April 28, 1952

Signed at Taipei, 28 April 1952
Entered into force, 5 August 1952, by the exchange of the instruments of ratification at Taipei

Treaty of Peace with Japan, 1951

September 8, 1951

Treaty of Peace with Japan, Sept. 8, 1951, San Francisco, California, USA

Instrument of Surrender by Japan, 1945

September 2, 1945

Instrument of Surrender by Japan, September 2, 1945, Tokyo Bay