Foreign Office Files for China, 1938-1948: Open Door, Japanese War and the Seeds of Communist Victory

Foreign Office Files for China 1938-1948 is one of six sections available within the Foreign Office Files for China resource which makes available all British Foreign Office files dealing with China, Hong Kong and Taiwan between 1919 and 1980. The turbulent period of 1938-1948 is well addressed in this section, including major British concerns about the impact on trade and British firms in China and many other significant topics. Sourced from The National Archives, UK, these documents allow students and researchers intimate access to eye-witness accounts, weekly and monthly summaries, annual reviews, reports, economic assessments, synopses on Chinese personalities, and much more.