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The Sino-Soviet confrontation since Mao Zedong dispute, detente or conflict? by Alfred D. Low

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Published by Social Science Monographs, Distributed by Columbia University Press in Boulder, New York .
Written in English



  • China,
  • Soviet Union


  • China -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- China.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 302-322.

Statementby Alfred D. Low.
LC ClassificationsDS740.5.S65 L68 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2410763M
ISBN 100880339586
LC Control Number87060628

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The Sino-Soviet border conflict was a seven-month undeclared military conflict between the Soviet Union and China at the height of the Sino-Soviet split in The most serious of these border clashes, which brought the world's two largest communist states to the brink of war, occurred in March in the vicinity of Zhenbao (Damansky) Island on the Ussuri (Wusuli) River, near Manchuria. He explores how Sino-Soviet relations were linked to Chinese domestic politics and to Mao’s struggles with internal political rivals. Furthermore, Lüthi argues, the Sino-Soviet split had far-reaching consequences for the socialist camp and its connections to the nonaligned movement, the global Cold War, and the Vietnam War. Mao's Little Red Book - edited by Alexander C. Cook March about the Sino-Soviet split within the socialist world, about the larger Cold War between capitalism and socialism, and about the global confrontation with the real prospect of nuclear Armageddon. Zedong, Mao, “South of the Mountains to North of the Seas. The title is actually misleading to an extent as the book actually covers the unique dual war situation that developed in China throughout the ’s and ’s as China was invaded by Japan while they were moving towards civil war between the Nationalists led by Chiang Kai-shek and the Communists lead by Mao Zedong.4/5(28).

The ideological roots of the Sino-Soviet split originated in the s, when the Communist Party of China (CCP), led by Mao Zedong, fought and took advantage of the Second Sino-Japanese War (–45) against the Japanese Empire, while simultaneously fighting the Chinese Civil War against the Nationalist Kuomintang, led by Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek.   [1] Chen Chen, Jian. Mao's China and the Cold War, Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press. [Google Scholar], Mao's China and the Cold War, [2] See for instance the two new books on Sino-Soviet rupture. Lüthi Lüthi, Lorenz M. The Sino-Soviet Split: Cold War in the Communist World, Princeton, NJ and Oxford: Princeton University Press. Cracks in the Sino-Soviet alliance began to show publicly in The U.S.S.R. offered moral support to the Tibetan people during their Uprising against the Chinese. The split hit the international news in at the Romanian Communist Party Congress meeting, where Mao and Khrushchev openly hurled insults at one another in front of the. mao's in contradiction was a perfect book to follow up his book "on practice", and mao once again delivers deep thinking to the masses. as opposed to on practice, however, on contradiction seemed a lot more hard to read. there were some legitimately hard sentences and in the middle of the piece i was lost by the endless comparisons. mao tops the book off with a few great accessible words of 4/5(25).