Vietnam Military History Museum: A glimpse of historic wars in Vietnam - Around the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth century, Vietnam was in the fight against the French colonials. Then came a brief resisting war expelling the imperial Japanese. In the twentieth century, Vietnam’s self-identity was defined by wars. If the planners back in Washington had taken notice of the wars history of this proud country, then Vietnam might have dodged t
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka (2011). This lyrical novel tells the stories of Japanese women who came to California as “picture brides” between the two world wars of the 20th century. Early on, as the women try to make sense of their new surroundings, they are told, ”You now belong to the invisible world.” It is this world of the immigrant maid, farm worker, wife, and mother that we are led into by Otsuka’s captivating prose... Carol Drost, Librarian (2/12)
Authors: JAMES CARSON Date published: JULY 28, 2014 Title: 100 Years of Conflict: 30 Graphics That Explain the Last 100 Years Link: http://madefrom.com/history/referenced/last-100-years/?crlt.pid=camp.qbgR9MJ9pJHY
Mannerheim was one of the greatest figures of the twentieth century and the only man to be decorated by both sides in both World Wars. He fought in the Russo-Japanese War. He spent two years undercover in Asia as an agent in the "Great Game," and then crossed China on horseback, stopping en route to teach the thirteenth Dalai Lama how to fire a pistol. After narrowly escaping the Bolsheviks in 1917, he led the defence of his country in the Winter War.
The Empire Strikes Back (20th Century Fox, 1980). Japanese B2 (20.25" X 28.5") Style B.
Artillery position during the 日露戦争 Russo-Japanese War. “The Russo-Japanese War (8th February 1904 – 5th September 1905) was “the first great war of the 20th century.” It grew out of rival imperial ambitions of the Russian Empire and the Empire of Japan over Manchuria and Korea.