Anthony Alexander LOH Soldiers stand before the southern Gate of Tiananmen Square, early in the morning. Each morning, tourists from
Opium War, Second (Dì-èr Cì Yāpiàn Zhànzhēng 第二次鸦片战争)|Dì-èr Cì Yāpiàn Zhànzhēng 第二次鸦片战争 (Opium War, Second)
Joyce A. MADANCY During the 1856 war, Chinese set fire to foreign factories. The British retaliated by burning Chinese houses.
Thomas P. DOLAN The original caption for this photograph read: “Eighty million Chinese Communists who inhabit thousands of square miles
Daniel J. MEISSNER “The first battle near Manturia (i.e., Manchuria). The Japanese soldiers defeated the enemy’s cavalry.” Lithographic print, Tokyo,
Winberg CHAI A momentous event in Taiwan’s history took place on 28 February 1947 when a demonstration in Taipei spurred
Steven PHILLIPS The “Big Three” of the Yalta Conference: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin at the Livadia
June GRASSO Soviet leader Josef Stalin and President Harry S. Truman meet for the first time, during the Potsdam Conference