Nixon and Mao The Week That Changed the World

By: MacMillan, Margaret

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New stated first edition, first printing hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Protective mylar cover. 1.5 x 9.21 x 6.3 Inches 432 pages In February 1972, Richard Nixon, the first American president ever to visit China, and Mao Tse-tung, the enigmatic Communist dictator, met for an hour in Beijing. Their meeting changed the course of history and ultimately laid the groundwork for the complex relationship between China and the United States that we see today. This brilliantly written book looks at one of the transformative moments of the twentieth century and casts new light on a key relationship for the world of the twenty-first century. Margaret MacMillan is the author of Women of the Raj and Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World, which won the Duff Cooper Prize, the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, the Hessell-Tiltman Prize for History.

Title: Nixon and Mao The Week That Changed the World

Author Name: MacMillan, Margaret

Categories: presidents,

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Publisher: Random House: 2007

ISBN Number: 140006127X

ISBN Number 13: 9781400061273

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New in New dust jacket

Item: 2.00 lbs.

Seller ID: 11297