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The Resource On the front lines of the Cold War : an American correspondent's journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam, Seymour Topping

On the front lines of the Cold War : an American correspondent's journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam, Seymour Topping

Label
On the front lines of the Cold War : an American correspondent's journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam
Title
On the front lines of the Cold War
Title remainder
an American correspondent's journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Seymour Topping
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The well-known New York Times correspondent narrates his experiences reporting on some of major events and conflicts of the years following World War II and discusses his interviews with such political figures as Mao Tse Tung and Fidel Castro
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
909.82/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D431
LC item number
.T67 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
From our own correspondent
Label
On the front lines of the Cold War : an American correspondent's journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam, Seymour Topping
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=342816
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Peking : covering the Civil War -- Yenan : At Mao Zedong's headquarters -- Battle for Manchuria -- Fall of Manchuria -- Nanking -- Battle of the Huai-Hai -- The Jesuits -- Crossing of the Yangtze -- The fall of Nanking -- Communist occupation -- Huang Hua and J. Leighton Stuart -- The purge of my China deputies -- The last battle : Hainan Island -- Saigon -- The China frontier -- Burma : the CIA operation -- The Kennedy brothers in Saigon -- Hanoi -- On the diplomatic beat and the Korean war -- Geneva accords : partition of Vietnam -- Berlin : cold war -- Moscow : the Sino-Soviet split and the Cuban missile crisis -- An evening with Fidel Castro -- President Kennedy -- Operation rolling thunder -- Smallbridge : mission to Hanoi -- Cambodia -- Sihanouk besieged -- The B-52 bombings -- The Indonesian holocaust and the downfall of Sukarno -- China watching : the cultural revolution -- Foreign editor -- The Pentagon papers -- Maoist purge of the party and government -- Zhou Enlai and the future of Taiwan -- Battle of the Pentagon papers -- The trial -- Fall of Indochina : America in retreat -- Epilogue : lessons of the Asian wars
Control code
ocn671656091
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807137307
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671656091
Label
On the front lines of the Cold War : an American correspondent's journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam, Seymour Topping
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=342816
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Peking : covering the Civil War -- Yenan : At Mao Zedong's headquarters -- Battle for Manchuria -- Fall of Manchuria -- Nanking -- Battle of the Huai-Hai -- The Jesuits -- Crossing of the Yangtze -- The fall of Nanking -- Communist occupation -- Huang Hua and J. Leighton Stuart -- The purge of my China deputies -- The last battle : Hainan Island -- Saigon -- The China frontier -- Burma : the CIA operation -- The Kennedy brothers in Saigon -- Hanoi -- On the diplomatic beat and the Korean war -- Geneva accords : partition of Vietnam -- Berlin : cold war -- Moscow : the Sino-Soviet split and the Cuban missile crisis -- An evening with Fidel Castro -- President Kennedy -- Operation rolling thunder -- Smallbridge : mission to Hanoi -- Cambodia -- Sihanouk besieged -- The B-52 bombings -- The Indonesian holocaust and the downfall of Sukarno -- China watching : the cultural revolution -- Foreign editor -- The Pentagon papers -- Maoist purge of the party and government -- Zhou Enlai and the future of Taiwan -- Battle of the Pentagon papers -- The trial -- Fall of Indochina : America in retreat -- Epilogue : lessons of the Asian wars
Control code
ocn671656091
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807137307
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671656091

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