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Madame Chiang Kai-shek and Miss Emma Mills

China"s First Lady and Her American Friend

by Thomas A. Delong

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Biography: general,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sociology,
  • China,
  • General,
  • History / United States,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Biography,
  • Presidents" spouses,
  • Taiwan,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8139786M
    ISBN 100786429801
    ISBN 109780786429806

    Madame Chiang Kai-shek and Miss Emma Mills: China’s First Lady and Her American Friend Thomas A. DeLong (Law ’60) McFarland & Co. From the s to , the brilliant Madame Chiang acted as co-president of nationalist China, securing millions of U.S. dollars in aid and a leadership alliance with Britain, Russia and the U.S. The book is "Madame Chiang Kai-shek and Miss Emma Mills: China's First Lady and Her American Friend" (McFarland). David Kenney features Broadway and .

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    Signed by the Illustrator, Rudolph Ruzicka and presented to Mrs. Elkan Harrison Powell the wife of the President of the Encyclopedia Britannica. Signed on the front fly, New York, June 9, "To Mrs. , with sincere regard of R. Ruzicka" Addresses by Madame CHIANG KAI-SHEK. Mei-ling Soong, who later became Madame Chiang Kai-shek (March 5, , Shanghai, China—died Oct. 23, in New York City), once lived in Demorest, Georgia. According to Mrs. Turner and Miss Isabel Chrisler, who wrote about Mei-ling in her booklet Demorest in the Piedmont, Mei-ling Soong lived in Demorest when she was eleven years old and.


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