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  1. International Competition in China, 1899-1991

    The Rise, Fall, and Restoration of the Open Door Policy

    By Bruce A. Elleman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    China's recent economic reforms have opened its economy to the world. This policy, however, is not new: in the late nineteenth century, the United States put forward the Open Door Policy as a counter to European exclusive 'spheres of influence' in China. This book, based on extensive original...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Naval Power and Expeditionary Wars

    Peripheral Campaigns and New Theatres of Naval Warfare

    Edited by Bruce A. Elleman, S.C.M. Paine

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This book examines the nature and character of naval expeditionary warfare, in particular in peripheral campaigns, and the contribution of such campaigns to the achievement of strategic victory. Naval powers, which can lack the massive ground forces to win in the main theatre, often choose a...

    Published October 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Naval Coalition Warfare

    From the Napoleonic War to Operation Iraqi Freedom

    Edited by Bruce A. Elleman, S.C.M. Paine

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This is the first scholarly book examining naval coalition warfare over the past two centuries from a multi-national perspective. Containing case studies by some of the foremost naval historians from the US, Great Britain, and Australia, it also examines the impact of international law on...

    Published January 26th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Naval Blockades and Seapower

    Strategies and Counter-Strategies, 1805-2005

    Edited by Bruce A. Elleman, S.C.M. Paine

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This new collection of scholarly, readable, and up-to-date essays covers the most significant naval blockades of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Here the reader can find Napoleon’s Continental Blockade of England, the Anglo-American War of 1812, the Crimean War, the...

    Published December 20th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Modern Chinese Warfare, 1795-1989

    By Bruce A. Elleman

    Series: Warfare and History

    Why did the Chinese empire collapse and why did it take so long for a new government to reunite China? Modern Chinese Warfare, 1795-1989 seeks to answer these questions by exploring the most important domestic and international conflicts over the past two hundred years, from the last half of the...

    Published February 22nd 2001 by Routledge

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