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End of Empire
100 Days in 1945 that Changed Asia and the World
Edited by David P. Chandler, Robert Cribb and Li Narangoa
Paperback - ISBN 978 87 7694 183 3, £16.99
Hardback - ISBN 978 87 7694 182 6, £50
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Advance praise for End of Empire:
- End of Empire is a must-read for everyone with an interest in World War II and the demise of colonialism in East Asia. Superbly illustrated and transnational in its approach, it is an extraordinary resource for scholars as well as armchair historians.
Sven Saaler, Sophia University, Tokyo
- A detailed and fascinating account of a year of immense significance – WW2 buffs and Asia historians alike will find much here to captivate and surprise.
Rana Mitter, University of Oxford
- ‘With incisive articles by leading experts on issues and areas across the globe, End of Empires is a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in World War II and the origins of the postwar world.’
Charles K. Armstrong, Columbia University
- End of Empire achieves very high levels of quality, diversity, and appeal. Distinctive. Engaging. Informative. Factual. Attractive. Quite a nice job all the way around, and definitely recommended.
Stone & Stone (second world war books).
HERE is the full review