An American editor in early revolutionary China John William Powell and the China weekly/monthly review

O'Brien, Neil L

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  • Creator Neil L. O'Brien
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Routledge, 2003.
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (327 p.)
  • ISBNs 9781138878990, 1138878995, 9781135945725, 1135945721, 9781280076015, 1280076011, 9780203492833, 0203492838
  • OCLC ocm56060939


  • This is a study of Sino-American relations and the editorial policy of the China Weekly Review/China Monthly Review, published in Shanghai by John William Powell during the Chinese Civil War.


  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-313).
  • English


  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction: John William Powell and the China Weekly/Monthly Review, an American Editor in Early Revolutionary China; The Strands of Disillusionment, a Three Year Overview of the China Weekly/Monthly Review, 1946 1948: Part I; The Strands of Disillusionment, Part II: Final Loss of Faith; Seasons Change: The Late Fall 1948 and Impending Collapse; Plumbing the Unknown: The Months Prior to Takeover, January-May, 1949; Shock and Adjustment to the New Order: The Communists Enter Shanghai, May-September, 1949
  • The Review's Campaign for Recognition, June, 1949-July, 1950Accommodation and Reassessment: The Winds of Ideological Change; The Bacteriological Warfare Issue and the Review, Part I: Antecedents and Controversy; The Bacteriological Warfare Issue and the Review, Part II; Homecoming and Execration; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
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