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HIST/ EALC 347: WWII in East Asia ca. 1900-1950 (HC)

History/ EALC 347: WWII in East Asia ca. 1900-1950 (Smith) Fall 2019

Subject Guide

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Margaret Schaus

Chinese View of the Opium Problem


Elias Sassoon, Chinese civilians at a Japanese checkpoint, Shanghai, 1937, DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University (Source: flickr)

Background Information- Countries

The following sources provide overviews of Asian history.  They are a quick way to find out the basic facts and recent scholarly interpretations.

When using an article in an encyclopedia or handbook, always check the bibliography for further reading at the end of the article. It will provide a selective list of the books, articles, and, frequently, Web resources considered to be the most up-to-date and reliable.