China Hands: Nine Decades of Adventure, Espionage, and Diplomacy in Asia
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BeschreibungFrom his childhood in China through his CIA activity during the Cold War--Lilley's memoir covers his family's roots in China, their long struggle to live with the People's Republic, and his personal mission to help build a better Asia.
PortraitDuring a government career spanning four decades, James Lilley served in the CIA, White House, State Department, and Defense Department. He is the only American to have served as the head of the American missions in Beijing, where he was ambassador from 1989-1991, and Taiwan, where he was Director of the American Institute in Taiwan from 1982-1984. He also served as the U.S. ambassador to South Korea from 1986-1989. He is currently a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC. Jeffrey Lilley is a journalist. He lives in Silver Springs, Maryland, with his wife and two sons.
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2005
Seitenanzahl: 417 Seiten