A Compelling Journey from Peking to Washington: Building a New Life in America

A Compelling Journey from Peking to Washington: Building a New Life in America

By: Chi Wang (author)Paperback

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Chi Wang is co-founder and president of the U.S.-China Policy Foundation and adjunct professor at Georgetown University. He was the head of the Chinese section of the Library of Congress from 1990-2004. Wang's many publications include A Compelling Journey from Peking to Washington (2011), George W. Bush and China (2009), and U.S. Congress and America-China Relations since 1989 (2001). He has been publisher of the Washington Journal of Modern China since 1992.


Chapter 1: My Family Chapter 2: War with Japan?1931-1941 Chapter 3: From Pearl Harbor to VJ Day (1942-1945) Chapter 4: China's Civil War (1946-1949) Chapter 5: Beginning My New Life in America Chapter 6: From New York to Maryland Chapter 7: Business, Artistic & Romantic Pursuits Chapter 8: Meeting the Love of My Life Chapter 9: My Years at the Library of Congress Chapter 10: The Start of My Teaching Career Chapter 11: Hong Kong Opportunity Chapter 12: Promoting U.S.-China Relations Chapter 13: President Nixon and His New China Policy: 1969-1972 Chapter 14: Moves toward Normalization of U.S-China Relations Chapter 15: Visiting Taiwan Chapter 16: Meetings With Chinese Leaders Chapter 17: Young Marshal Zhang Xueliang of Manchuria and Me Chapter 18: Mayling Soong and Me Chapter 19: The Founding of the United-States China Policy Foundation (1995) Chapter 20: My Role in Taiwan's Politics Chapter 21 Conclusion Chapter 22 Final Reflections

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  • publication date: 18/08/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780761853855
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 210
  • ID: 9780761853855
  • weight: 335
  • ISBN10: 0761853855

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