Issue 11.2 of the Journal of Chinese Military History
Issue 11.2 of the Journal of Chinese Military History was published in November 2022. It includes four book reviews and the following articles:
- Paul D. Buell, “The Song Resistance Movement, 1276-1279:
- An Episode in Chinese Regional History,” pp. 103-166.
- Chi Ho Kiang, “The Hierarchy of Calories? State Intervention, Food Rationing, and Food Smuggling in Occupied Tianjin (1937-1945),” pp. 167-201.
- JCMH 12.1, scheduled for publication in May 2023, will be a special issue focusing on riverine warfare in China.
U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has released issues of Dragon Seed
The external website of the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has some publicly released issues of Dragon Seed, an in-house Asia/China publication dating from the early 1970s. Although heavily redacted, these issues contain material of interest to more than just cryptologists. The March 1972 issue, for example, includes an article on "The Strategic Importance of Shenyang Military Region." Here is the link:
Thanks to Greg Nedved for bringing this to the editor's attention.
Chinese Military History Society 2023 conference in San Diego
The Chinese Military History Society will hold its 2023 conference in San Diego, California on Thursday, March 23, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Society for Military History. The program will be sent to CMHS members in January.