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    • Forgotten Ally

    • China's World War II, 1937 - 1945
    • By: Rana Mitter
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 15 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 189
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188

    For decades, a major piece of World War II history has gone virtually unwritten. The war began in China two full years before Hitler invaded Poland, and China eventually became the fourth great ally, partner to the United States, the Soviet Union, and Great Britain. Yet its drama of invasion, resistance, slaughter, and political intrigue remains little known in the West.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The ill fated chang kai-shek

    • By Rhea on 10-11-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Modern China

    • A Very Short Introduction
    • By: Rana Mitter
    • Narrated by: Nancy Wu
    • Length: 5 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21

    This Very Short Introduction offers an indispensable starting point for anyone who needs to quickly know the themes and controversies that have shaped modern China. Prize-winning author and scholar Rana Mitter examines the modern history, politics, economy, and thriving cultural scene of contemporary China, and its relations with the wider world.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not what the title promises, but some value

    • By Lucie on 10-21-09
    • A Very Short Introduction
    • By: Rana Mitter
    • Narrated by: Nancy Wu
    • Length: 5 hrs and 13 mins
    • Release date: 08-04-09
    • 4 out of 5 stars 34 ratings

    Regular price: $17.50