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The American Record in the Far East, 1945-1951
The American Record in the Far East, 1945-1951
By Kenneth Scott Latourette
Macmillan (for the American Institute of Pacific Relations), 1952, 208 pp

The Professor of Missions and Oriental History at Yale has written a remarkably detached appraisal of this controversial subject. Critical of aspects of American policy, he is fully aware of the complexity of the problem and the difficulties of the choices confronting the United States. A work for the general reader.