History Courses For

Dr. Christopher C. Lovett

China and Japan

China and Japan (Sino-Japanese War)

  • Hiroyki Agawa. The Reluctant Admiral: Yamamoto and The Imperial Navy. New York: Kodansha International, 1979.
  • Edward Behr. The Last Emperor. New York: Bantam, 1987.
  • David Bergamini. Japan's Imperial Conspiracy. New York: Pocket Books, 1971.
  • Gerald E. Bunker. The Peace Conspiracy: Wang Ching-wei and the China War, 1937-1941. Cambridge: Harvard, 1972.
  • Iris Chang. The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II. New York: Basic Books, 1997.
  • Haruko Taya Cook and Theodore F. Cook. Japan At War: An Oral History. New York: New Press, 1992.
  • Brian Crozier. The Man Who Lost China. New York: Scribner's, 1976.
  • Frank Dorn. The Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1941: From Marco Polo Bridge to Pearl Harbor. Macmillan, 1974.
  • David C. Evans and Mark R. Peattie. Kaigun: Strategy, Tactics, and Technology in the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1887-1941. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1997.
  • Carol Gluck and Stephen R. Graubard, eds. Showa: The Japan of Hirohito. Norton, 1992.
  • Thomas R. H. Havens. Valley of Darkness: The Japanese People and World War II. 1978.
  • Honda Katsuichi. The Nanjing Massacre: A Japanese Journalist Confronts Japan's National Shame. Armonk, NY: E. M. Sharpe, 1998.
  • Leonard Mosley. Hirohito: Emperor of Japan. New York: Prentice Hall, 1966.
  • Robert P. Newman. Owen Lattimore and The "Loss" of China. Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1992.
  • Harrison E. Salisbury. The Long March: The Untold Story. New York: Harper & Row, 1985.
  • Michael Schaller. The U.S. Crusade in China, 1938-1945. New York: Columbia, 1979.
  • Sterling Seagrave. The Soong Dynasty. New York: Harper & Row, 1985.
  • Harriet Sergeant. Shanghai: Collision Point Of Cultures 1918/1939. New York: Crown, 1990.
  • James E. Sheridan. China in Disintegration: The Republican Era in Chinese History 1912-1949. New York: Free Press, 1975.
  • Kenneth E. Shewmaker. Americans and Chinese Communities, 1927-1945. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1971.
  • Edger Snow. Red Star Over China. New York: Random House. 1938.
  • Youli Sun. China and the Origins of the Pacific War, 1931-1941. St. Martin's Press,1993.
  • Christopher Thorne. The Issue of War: States, Societies, and the Far Eastern Conflict of 1941-1945. New York: Oxford, 1985.
  • John Toland. The Rising Sun, 1936-1945. New York: Random House, 1970.
  • Tang Tsou. America's Failure in China, 1941-50. Chicago: University of Chicago, 1963.
  • Bernard Wasserstein. Secret War in Shanghai. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999.
  • Theodore H. White and Annalee Jacoby. Thunder Out of China. New York: William Sloane & Associates, 1946.
  • Dick Wilson. The Long March 1935: The Epic of Chinese Communism's Survival. New York: Penguin, 1971.
  • ___. When Tigers Fight: The Story of the Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945. Penguin, 1982