Great Game East: India, China, and the Struggle for Asia's Most Volatile Frontier

Great Game East

India, China, and the Struggle for Asia's Most Volatile Frontier

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ISBN10: 0300195672 ISBN13: 9780300195675 Publisher: Yale Univ Pr Published: Apr 28 2015 Pages: 343 Weight: 1.48lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English

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Since the 1950s, China and India have been locked in a monumental battle for geopolitical supremacy. Ethnic insurgencies in India along the disputed McMahon Line, the border established by the British imperial government, and competition for strategic access to the Indian Ocean have given rise to tense gamesmanship, political intrigue, and rivalry between the two Asian giants. Former Far Eastern Economic Review correspondent Bertil Lintner has drawn from his extensive personal interviews with insurgency leaders and civilians in remote tribal areas in northeastern India, newly declassified intelligence reports, and his many years of firsthand experience in Asia to chronicle this ongoing struggle. His history of the “Great Game East

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