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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 21 (1): 65–76.
Published: 01 November 1961
...Richard T. Chang Abstract Often the availability of new sources raises the need for reinvestigation of established historical events. This is true of the events that lead to the failure of the Far Eastern phase of railroad magnate Edward H. Harriman's proposed world-girdling transportation system...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 539–559.
Published: 01 May 1972
... Wilbur J. Carr to Straight, February 10, 1908, NF 2413/92–94. 61 Rockhill to Root, April 28, 1908, NF 2112/27. 62 The quote is from Straight to Harriman, October 7, 1907. See also Straight to Harriman, February 16, 1908. Both are in Straight Papers, John M. Olin Library, Cornell...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 475–476.
Published: 01 May 1957
..., Freeman Matthews, and Alger Hiss, the first of which was considered by both the White House and the State Department as the nearest thing to an official American record of Yalta. All that is lacking to make the American record of the conferences complete are the private papers of Byrnes, Harriman...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 844–845.
Published: 01 August 1969
... organization, and social structure, and the symbol system of the alleged "Uighur Empire." It is in this connection that the present work John Melby arrived in Kunming November 1, 1945, to join the U. S. Embassy staff, having been encouraged by Averell Harriman to take the post because of Melby's previous work...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 845–847.
Published: 01 August 1969
... that the present work John Melby arrived in Kunming November 1, 1945, to join the U. S. Embassy staff, having been encouraged by Averell Harriman to take the post because of Melby's previous work in Moscow. Harriman believed that it was wise to place men around the world in 1945 who were knowledgeable about...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 602–605.
Published: 01 May 1998
... change the minds of Clark Clifford and Averell Harriman, who from then on bent every effort toward extracting the U.S. from Vietnam. If they and their allies in the Johnson administration had gained the upper hand, if Hubert Humphrey had squeezed by Nixon in November, it is possible that the war might...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1952) 11 (4): 469–470.
Published: 01 August 1952
... conference and selected addresses and statements by Truman, MacArthur, Acheson, Bradley, and Harriman, round out the book. The MacArthur who emerges from Tie General andThe President is a man of great complexity, of many elements of greatness but of considerable human clay. Numerous statements by the General...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1953) 12 (3): 311–312.
Published: 01 May 1953
... and 1912." Brooks Adams developed a creed for American imperialism in Asia, while E. H. Harriman, Willard Straight and others took the steps pointed toward obtaining supremacy over both Japan and Russia. Far from reversing this program, Woodrow Wilson, influenced by Lansing, House and certain career men...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 476–477.
Published: 01 May 1957
... nothing of the policy recommendations of Averell Harriman and James Forrestal. And it is simply not true to assert that the Democrats applauded President Eisenhower's performance at Geneva. Senator George is about the only Democrat who even approximates Graebner's ideal type. It was no doubt a bit of bad...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 244–245.
Published: 01 February 1958
... at both Arden House, New York, former home of the Edward H. Harriman family, the headquarters of the Assembly, and on a regional basis at other selected centers. In general the Assembly functions through three operational stages. First, ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 605–606.
Published: 01 May 1998
... BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 605 As Jacobsen and others suggest, the "hawks" thwarted Clifford and Harriman and undermined Humphrey's candidacy, so that in the end the Tet Offensive turned out to be a phase in the process that installed Richard Nixon in the White House. Do his escalations vindicate...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 1997
... walked a tightrope between apparent support of China and self-interest by seeking assurance of an "Open Door" in Manchuria, supported strongly by Averill Harriman's distrust of the Soviets and his urging that the port of Dalian in the Liaodong peninsula be kept open; Winston Churchill maintained...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (2): 495–496.
Published: 01 May 1996
.... It is also the more analytic account of the two. Nevertheless, two small quibbles need to be raised. Kux provides an uncritical account of the Averell Harriman-Duncan Sandys proposals for the settlement of the Kashmir dispute. The proposals, as Y. D. Gundevia, a former Indian Foreign Secretary, revealed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 473–475.
Published: 01 May 1957
... the American record of the conferences complete are the private papers of Byrnes, Harriman, and Stettinius which were not available to the editors. The volume contains some impressive and historic illustrations, three important maps, a list of participants, and an extremely useful glossary of abbreviations...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 25 (1): 133–134.
Published: 01 November 1965
..., and Roosevelt's mediation. The detailed analysis of the Portsmouth negotiations shows that Roosevelt, after abstaining in the earlier stages, probably exercised a decisive influence in bringing the parties together at the end. Interesting information on the abortive Harriman railroad negotiations is given...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (2): 569–570.
Published: 01 February 1975
... in the Dutch-Indonesian controversy occurred early in the Kennedy administration. Strong pro-Indonesian sentiments had come from Ambassador Howard Jones in Djakarta, but the decisive development seems to have been the appointment of W. Averell Harriman as Assistant Secretary of State for Far Eastern Affairs...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 428–429.
Published: 01 May 1962
... of a U.S. intellectual politician who has a somewhat in- New Yorker like Harriman or Lehman) holds dividual point of view. his own handsomely in the fascinating colloquy He and A. N. Deva in 1926 drew up a in the appendices of the book, debating with moderate socialist agrarian program for U. P. Jawaharlal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 245–247.
Published: 01 February 1958
... take effective steps toward solving these problems. Conferences of the Assembly are held at both Arden House, New York, former home of the Edward H. Harriman family, the headquarters of the Assembly, and on a regional basis at other selected centers. In general the Assembly functions through three...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 25 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 November 1965
... information on the abortive Harriman railroad negotiations is given in the first of two concluding chapters. In the last the author argues that what was effected in the overall settlement was a peace of "balanced antagonisms" which was "as trustworthy as any system which has to be based on an accommodation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 156–158.
Published: 01 February 1997
... of China and self-interest by seeking assurance of an "Open Door" in Manchuria, supported strongly by Averill Harriman's distrust of the Soviets and his urging that the port of Dalian in the Liaodong peninsula be kept open; Winston Churchill maintained an openly hostile view of Chiang; and Stalin...