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IB 20th Century Eastern Affairs: China After Mao and the Era of Deng

This is the continuation of the IB Global Studies Honors course for those students to examine history as a discipline.

Political Cartoon

The New Religion, 1966
Published in The Hartford Times, October 13, 1966
Ink, tonal overlay on paper
Prints & Photographs Division (5)
LC-USZ62-130439

Primary Sources

Note from Henry Kissinger to President Nixon urging him to encourage the idea that the U.S. is "exploring possibilities of rapproachment with the Chinese," February 1, 1969

Citation: Note from Kissinger to Nixon, February 1, 1969; [Miscellaneous memoranda relating to HAK's trip to PRC] July 1971; For the President's Files - China/Vietnam Negotiations; National Security Council (NSC) Files; Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.

Memo from Henry Kissinger to President Nixon titled, "Chinese at Warsaw Talks Suggest U.S. Send High-Level Representative to Peking," February 20, 1970

Citation: Memo from Kissinger to Nixon, February 20, 1970; Exchanges leading up to HAK trip to China, December 1969-July 1971; For the President's Files - China/Vietnam Negotiations; NSC Files; Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.

"Message to be Delivered by General Vernon A. Walters to the Government of the People's Republic of China," June 16, 1970

Citation: "Message to be Delivered by Walters to the PRC" June 16, 1970; Exchanges leading up to HAK trip to China, December 1969-July 1971; For the President's Files - China/Vietnam Negotiations; NSC Files; Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.