10 edition of Formosa Straits found in the catalog.
November 27, 1996
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||341|
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The United States, in turn, responded to China’s attack of Quemoy with little ambiguity. Eisenhower reiterated America’s resolve to defend Taiwan (and the offshore islands even though they weren’t explicitly listed in the Formosa Resolution), both in rhetoric and by his decision to send a large naval contingent to the Taiwan Straits. The Directory & Chronicle for China, Japan, Corea, Indo-China, Straits Settlements, Malay States, Sian, Netherlands India, Borneo, the Philippines, &c: With which are Incorporated "The China Directory" and "The Hong Kong List for the Far East".
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The First Taiwan Strait Crisis (also the Formosa Crisis, the – Taiwan Strait Crisis, the Offshore Islands Crisis, and the Taiwan Strait Crisis) was a brief armed conflict between the Communist People's Republic of China (PRC) and the Nationalist Republic of China (ROC) in jydrescueteam.comon: Strait of Taiwan.
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The narrowest part is km (81 mi) jydrescueteam.com countries: Mainland China, Taiwan. Hyde (China Lake, ; The Red Fox, ) returns in top form with an intricately woven tale of love, murder, and family set in the new Asia. Nick Lamp, a Taiwan businessman, goes to meet local Mafioso Cao Dai, but finds him dead.
Fearing the authoritarian methods of the Taiwanese police, Nick runs from the scene. He soon discovers a prostitute who claims to have been in Cao Dai's apartment. The Paperback of the Formosa Straits by Anthony Hyde at Barnes & Noble.
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Get this from a library. Formosa straits: a novel. [Anthony Hyde] -- A thriller featuring Nick Lamp, an Amerasian caught up in a murder in Taiwan. To clear himself he has to find the killer, a probe which takes him to mainland China.
Lots of bicultural observations. China’s Fight for Tiny Islands — The Taiwan Straits Crises, (Graph: CIA World Fact Book) used to love to run blockade runners into the Formosa Straits and. Formosa Straits by Anthony Hyde.
Fawcett. Mass Market Paperback. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.
Get this from a library. Formosa Straits: a novel. [Anthony Hyde] -- Nick Lamp is a murder suspect in the death of Cao Dai, a wealthy Taiwanese industrialist and on the run from both the Taiwanese Police and Cao's powerful family when he learns there is no one he can.
This chapter presents a discussion on the Formosa Straits crisis. The People's Republic of China (PRC) began shelling islands in the Formosa Straits occupied by the forces of Chiang Kai-shek. President Dwight Eisenhower stated his commitments to Chiang Kai-shek and his followers, which were sufficiently credible to keep Formosa firmly embedded in the “island barrier” that restrained communism.
Taiwan Strait, arm of the Pacific Ocean, miles ( km) wide at its narrowest point, lying between the coast of China’s Fukien province and the island of Taiwan (Formosa). The strait extends from southwest to northeast between the South and East China seas.
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This is the story of the USS Tang, one of the most highly decorated submarines of the war. Near the end of her fifth patrol under command of Capt. Richard O'Kane, she was struck by an errant torpedo and sunk in the Formosa Straits/5(20). a strait between eastern mainland Asia and the island of Taiwan.
The Formosa Strait, which connects the East China Sea and the South China Sea, measures approximately km in length and has a minimum width of approximately km.
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And this is certainly true of Formosa Straits. A photographic, cinematic theme runs through the whole book and its plot eventually takes us into the early life of Jiang Ching, the movie actress who became Mao’s wife and the leader of ‘The Gang of Four’ in the Cultural Revolution.
This was a conscious strategy. Formosa Straits is a gripping thriller and a fascinating voyage into a mysterious culture that is an all-stops-out thrill of a ride. Praise for Anthony Hyde ‘One of the brightest, freshest new voices to appear in the international thriller business in a long time.’ USA TODAY4/5(3).Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Steve Canyon No.
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