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The Chinese war lord system

Hsi-sheng Chi

The Chinese war lord system

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Published .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 26410
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiii, 414 l.
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1249957M
LC Control Number94895542


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This book describes the careers and characters of a number of warlords, locating them in history as regards their politics, methods, military prowess, life-style, ethics, and ideals. Frequent reference is made to the economic and social conditions which accompanied warlordism in China, but this is primarily a book about a group of historical figures rather than a social by: 4.

Chinese warlord system: to Washington, American University, Center for Research in Social Systems, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hsi-sheng Chi; American University (Washington, D.C.). Center for Research in Social Systems.; University of Chicago.

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From the abdication of Pu-Yi, the last emperor, the invasion of Manchuria by the Japanese, and the 'long march', to the birth of the People's Republic of China inthis book looks in detail at the fighting men, and women, who fought for the communists, imperialists, republicans, nationalists, warlords /5(19).

Warlord and TDK feel so similar but unlike Warlord, TDK's MC actually has his own agenda and isn't just some infatuated bodyguard.

TDK also has better world building. Take this review with a grain of salt though, since there's only translated chapters and the story might get godlike later when the MC gets more powerful and the mysteries.

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