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NANKING IS RESTORED TO CHINA: And the Japanese are Ousted After Years of Occupation--A Special Sphere Drawing

... destruction under the Taiping rebellion. The leader of the rebels installed himself in Nanking, where he ruled for teiv years. The civil war wasted the countryside, thousands of people died from famine, and palaces, temples and great libraries perished in the ...

Published: Saturday 15 September 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 637 | Page: 11 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

TROUBLE CENTRES in EUROPE and ASIA: The Question of South Tyrol: The Palestine Award: Civil War in China: A ..

... any attempt from either side, by threats of violence or terrorism, will be resolutely suppressed Drawing by E. G. Lambert CIVIL WAR IN CENTRAL CHINA--THE SCENE OF RECENT FIGHTING IN HUPEH PROVINCE, WHERE CHINESE COMMUNISTS AND NATIONALISTS ENGAGED IN ...

Published: Saturday 25 May 1946
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 907 | Page: 8, 9 | Tags: Graphic  Maps  Photographs 

ASIA IN CONFLICT: NEWS FROM A TROUBLED CONTINENT; India at the Cross-roads--Sinking and the Autonomous Kasak ..

... truce in the civil war. During the fighting in Manchuria, the Nationalist troops have gained considerable ground One more troubled frontier has claimed public attention in the last few weeks as a result of the Siamese protest to the United Nations regarding ...

STRIDES IN CIVIL AVIATION: The London Airport Receives Its First Passengers: The Miles Marathon Prototype Tests

... to the Ministry of Supply, be unusual passenger and freight capacity. The Marathon powered by pure jet or airscrew turbine units, and one has a maximum still-air range of 1,000 miles, and an of these machines will be the Miles Marathon (Brabazon economical ...

CHINA'S CONTINUING ORDEAL

... temporary truce in the civil war was giving way to hostilities of the most ruthless kind. On July 23 a Nationalist counter-attack was reported to De making neadway- In the spring of 1946 it really seemed that the long-drawn-out civil war in China was about ...

HONG KONG FACES a CRISIS And Other News From the Far East

... E. C. Lambert This Chinese desire to live in Hong Kong is partly attributable to China s weariness with her long-drawn-out civil war, many wealthy Chinese swarming in to seek the security of the British flag. In addition all trade is at a standstill in ...

Published: Saturday 31 August 1946
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 405 | Page: 15 | Tags: Graphic  Maps  Photographs 

EASTERN DIPLOMACY AT WORK IN EUROPE

... and only a firm communication secured a measure of redress. Meanwhile in the Trieste region, Yugoslavs and Angle American units face eacli other across the Morgan Line, while in the region of the Caucasus and the Black Sea there is ominous news of Soviet ...

CIVIL STRIFE IN PERSIA

... Mohamed Nasser Khan, had agreed to a truce with the Central Government at Teheran. Thus came to an end the first round of the civil conflict which had broken out in Western and South-Westem Persia, and which aims at gaining a large measure of autonomy for ...

THE SPATE OF AIR DISASTERS

... ■wpnR. in The air takes its toll in peace and in war, and the recent spate of civil air-liner crashes are a reminder that in spite of engineering progress and new scientific aids to navigation developed during the war, air transport still presents elements ...

THE CONTINUING TRAGEDY OF INDIA: The Nationalist Push in the Chinese Civil War: Bulgaria Goes to the polls

... the old Peiping silk route. The civil war in Shensi, Shansi and the Shantung peninsula continues to go very much in favour of the forces of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek, whose equipment, much of which comes from the United States, is far superior to that ...