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Selected Executive Session Hearings of the Committee, 1951-56; Vol. XVIII: U.S. Policy in the Far East Part 2., Development in Southeast Asia, the China Question [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Europe, Subcommittee on the Far East and the Pacific Ocean Area, Eighty-Third Congress, First Session and Eighty-Third Congress, Second Session and Eighty-Second Congress, Second Session and Eighty-Fourth Congress, First Session

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Europe; United States Congress House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Far East and the Pacific
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Online; EBook; Government Document
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Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1980.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
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Y 4.F 76/1:H 62/v.18
Summary
Contains transcripts of certain House Foreign Affairs Committee executive session hearings. Transcribed hearings are. a. French views on Indochinese political and military affairs. May 3, 1952. p. 11-22. b. Briefings on Southeast Asian affairs. Apr. 24, July 30, 1953, Feb.18, 1954. p. 23-129. Includes discussions of French Indochina War developments and of Southeast Asian regional political affairs and communist influence. c. Geneva Conference on Indochina. May 11, July 21, 1954. p. 129-190. Includes discussions of Southeast Asian regional security. d. Establishment of SEATO and discussion of Southeast Asian political affairs. Mar. 8, 17, 1955. p. 191-244. Includes discussion of U.S. response to People's Republic of China attack on Formosa Straits Islands. e. Views of K. C. Wu on communist activities in China. July 24, 1953. p. 255-284. Includes discussion of personal experiences as former mayor of Shanghai and former Nationalist Chinese Political Advice-Minister of the Foreign Ministry. f. Briefing on Japanese and on Formosan affairs. July 29, 1953. p. 285-312. g. Admission on the People's Republic of China to U.N. July 31, 1953, July 9, 1954. p. 313-370. Includes discussion of Sense of Congress Resolutions calling for U.S. withdrawal from the U.N. if the People's Republic of China is admitted as a member. h. Resolution on Formosa Straits crisis. Jan. 24, 195. p. 371-421. Includes discussion of U.S. military response to People's Republic of China attack on Formosa Straits Islands under Taiwan's control. i. Views of retired Marine Corps Maj. Gen. William A. Worton on Chinese affairs. Mar. 2, 1955. p. 423-435. j. Briefing on Asian affairs. Mar. 3, 1955. p. 437-468. k. Briefing on military capabilities of People's Republic of China and on Far East military affairs. Mar. 24, 1955. p. 469-513.
Considers (84) H.J. Res. 159, (83) H.J. Res. 286, (83) H.J. Res. 557, (83) H.J. Res. 613, (83) H.J. Res. 620, (83) H.J. Res. 558, (83) H.J. Res. 159.
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viii, 513 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1980-FOA-0092
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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