Twin Stars of China

Evans Fordyce Carlson


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Author: Carlson, Evans Fordyce


Title: “Twin Stars of China : A Behind-the-Scenes story of China’s Valiant Struggle for Existence by a U.S. Marine who Lived & Moved with the People” / illustrated from photographs taken by the author


New York : Dodd, Mead & Company, 1941; second printing


Frontispiece, xiv, 331 pp, 33 photographic illustrations (plates); very good condition




The author, Evans Fordyce Carlson, visited China four times between 1927 and 1940 as a US Marine Corps officer. He learned the Chinese language and was fascinated by the culture. The book covers his observations and travels on raids with the communist eighth Route Army, and descriptions of China’s determined resistance.