This paintings is an account of the China variation of the U.S. Army's day-by-day newspaper, The Stars and Stripes, which was once aimed toward provider team of workers within the China Theater of Operations on the finish of global struggle II and released for almost a 12 months. The ebook addresses eastern repatriations, war-crime trials, the chinese language civil warfare and the increase of Communism as lined via the paper, and the paper's function in strengthening U.S. troop morale.
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